Belgium


Based in Brussels, our Belgian team has many years of experience advising both domestic and international clients, acting regularly on cross-border matters.

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From the heart of Europe, we provide the base for our multi-jurisdictional EU Regulatory team, advising on crucial EU-wide issues such as competition, procurement and state aid, and work closely with our international colleagues to provide a flawless cross-border service.

We have significant experience in advising leading and emerging local players in the Digital Business, Life Sciences, Real Estate and Retail sectors, with expert Commercial, Corporate, Employment, IT & IP and Tax advice. We also act for a great many US, Indian and European businesses with activities, or affiliated companies, in Belgium.

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Belgian holding company

Advised a Belgian holding company on the Belgian legal and tax implications of a merger involving shareholders in various jurisdictions that raised international tax issues.

Stock option tax advice

Advised on the Belgian tax implications of stock option plans for several international companies located in various European and American jurisdictions.

TiGenix

Advised TiGenix, which is listed on Euronext Brussels, on its €25 million issue of convertible bonds and on its private placements of shares totalling €33 million.

Onepoint

Advised Groupe Onepoint on its public takeover of Vision IT Group, listed on Alternext Brussels and Alternext Paris.

Transport company

Acted in multi-jurisdictional litigation involving a world-leading transport company and its former owner.

Sports brand

Advised on the development and implementation of a strategic distribution centre - covering supply chain, logistics and procurement - for a well-known sports brand.

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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: 26th 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: 22nd 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: 16th May 2017


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