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Schrems II Judgment of 16 July 20: Personal Data Transfers to the USA

  “The case raises issues of very major, indeed fundamental, concern to millions of people within the European Union and beyond. Firstly, it is relevant to the data protection rights of millions of residents of the [EU]. Secondly,…

Estate Planning - December 18th, 6PM

FLINN Seminar FLINN is pleased to invite you to a seminar on Wednesday, December 18th about estate planning tools, taking into account the latest reforms in inheritance law. To say that Belgium and its regions sometimes impose high inheritance…

GDPR ISSUES IN THE M&A PROCESS: 14TH International M&A CONFERENCE – VERSAILLES

M&A practitioners are more and more confronted by GDPR issues when assisting their clients. This matter was addressed by FLINN during the 14th International M&A Conference, which took place from 1 to 3 November in the prestigious TRIANON…

Join us! FLINN Cup - Inter Law Firm Competition

The FLINN Cup is the 7th regatta of the Ostend Cup series, organized by Ostend Sailing each year during the first week-end of September. It includes a friendly INTER LAW FIRM COMPETITION amongst Belgian and International Law Firms. We…

‘To be, or not to be’ … Brexit, Act III

Scene 1: The risk profile of key border-related systems On February 28, the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee issued a statement that it had published as evidence, a National Audit Office memorandum, “The UK border: preparedness…

Brexit: The Morning after the Night Before

The British Prime Minister, Mrs Teresa May, lost the Parliamentary vote on the withdrawal agreement negotiated with the European Union last night (15th January 2019) by 230 votes. It is the largest parliamentary defeat for a UK government in…

Strengthened EU data protection rules become a reality in just over 100 days!

With just over 100 days left before the application of the new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), the European Commission has published new guidance that outlines what remains to be done, including additional guidance for SMEs. Andrus…

Is the GDPR applicable in a (pure) B2B Context?

On Tuesday, 6th December, FLINN had their second client workshop about the GDPR.  The diverse audience included retailers, manufacturers in the food and beverages industry, franchise networks, IT, healthcare and financial sector companies as…

New member welcomed into the Lawrope Network of International Lawyers

We are all very pleased to welcome our newest member into our network of international lawyers. The new member is FLINN from Brussels, Belgium. The contact partner at the firm is Benoit Simpelaere – Benoit.simpelaere@flinn.law FLINN…