Private Session 28 June 2016: How to Expand your Franchise Network in Asia

The DBB China desk and the Belgian Franchise Federation (BFF) are pleased to invite you to a private session which will focus on how to expand your franchise network to Asia. Click here to download your invitation

Energy Efficiency Policies: Challenges, Data, Results and Lessons Learnt

On 16 June 2016, at the invitation of the Energy Charter Secretariat, Leonard Hawkes of DBB gave a presentation at this year's EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW). The Policy Conference is the most important European conference dedicated to…

Boyes Turner of Reading, UK welcomes lawyer from DBB Brussels for a two week exchange

Toep van Mierlo, a newly qualified advocate with DBB, recently spent two weeks working with Boyes Turner’s Commercial & Corporate team. The visit was arranged as an exchange with a view to a similar visit being made by a Boyes Turner lawyer…

Hyperlinks and Copyright – What is the position?

Many websites contain hyperlinks to third party content but how many of these have actually sought consent from the owner of the third party website to provide that link? Is consent needed from the owner of the third party website or from the…

New members welcomed into the Lawrope network of international lawyers

The Lawrope President, Nadine Longrée, is very pleased to welcome two new members into the Lawrope network of international lawyers. The new members are Fraikin Petit Fleury Avocats, which is situated in Bordeaux, France. The contact partner…

12th M&A Conference - Milan

The 12th M&A International Lawyers Conference will be hosted in Milan this year featuring a broad range of highly qualified speakers from different countries. Read more

Article by Jordi Tirvio of AGM Abogados - The Prosecution’s criterion on crime prevention programs of the legal persons

The Prosecution’s criterion on crime prevention programs of the legal persons Following the last modification of the Spanish Criminal Code, the Prosecutor ́s General Office has published a few days ago the Circular 1/2016, about the criminal…

Contingency Planning - Contractual implications of a €urozone exit

Contingency Planning -Contractual implications of a €urozone exit. A brief presentation by Leonard Hawkes Solicitor (Juriste Conseil) of DBB Law Brussels Read more

Effect of invalid compensation / indemnity clause in commercial agency agreement

In the case of Brand Studio Limited v St John Knits Inc [2015] the court had to decide whether an agent was entitled to receive compensation or an indemnity pursuant to the Commercial Agents (Council Directive) Regulations 1993 (“the Regulations”)…