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Osborne Clarke’s recent growth and successes

Osborne Clarke’s growth and successes over the past year

Written on: 25 Sep 2017

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The Ryanair cases, the sequel

Following our previous update on this case, in a ruling dated 14 September 2017 the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) confirmed that employees who are simultaneously occupied...

Written on: 20 Sep 2017

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EU Legislation Watch: New Rules for Consumer Contracts under the Digital Content Directive

As part of the Digital Single Market initiative, European legislators are in the final stages of implementing a new Directive that will fundamentally change the contractual regime for selling digital...

Written on: 21 Aug 2017

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Belgium implements its own Sunshine Act

The Belgian Sunshine Act set out in Title III, ch. 1 of the Law of 18 December 2016 containing various provisions on health (the Sunshine Act) came into force on...

Written on: 13 Jul 2017

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More EU countries complete implementation of the Damages Directive

As we reported in March, most major EU countries have now implemented the EU Damages Directive which establishes common EU rights for cartel victims seeking damages.  This month, more have...

Written on: 11 Jul 2017

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Belgium | Individual Tax | French Source Dividends/Tax Credit?

By means of its judgment of 16 June 2017 (F15.0102.N/1), the Belgian Supreme Court seems to have opened the door to a possible reactivation of a Belgian tax credit on...

Written on: 10 Jul 2017

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Competition law update | May 2017

Active enforcement continues to be the mantra across the EU competition landscape, with competition authorities across the EU showing no signs of reducing their activity levels, even in areas that...

Written on: 26 May 2017

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Posting of workers: on the way to toughening the fight against social dumping and unfair competition…?

The law of 20 December 2016 modified the secondment scheme for workers coming to Belgium on secondment or leaving Belgium to work on secondment elsewhere. The purpose of this law...

Written on: 22 May 2017

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E-commerce sector inquiry: Commission publishes its final report

On May 10 2017, the European Commission published its final report on its e-commerce sector enquiry. As we have highlighted in previous updates (see the following links for updates: Competition...

Written on: 16 May 2017

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