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Franca Damen


Is the balance between healthy and tasty arranged?

  • Food & Health
  • Competition & Market Regulation
13 December 2016 | It is important that consumers can make a conscious choice for consumer goods based on easy and honest information. Therefore, consumers have to be protected regarding food...

WhatsApp during working hours? No work, no pay!

  • IT and Telecom
  • Employment & Social Security
  • IT, Privacy & Data Security
08 December 2016 | This article was originally published in Texpress no. 11 of October 2016 (in Dutch) Millions of workers use WhatsApp’s communication services. Worldwide, billions...

Is the Dutch reformed Dismissal Act here to stay?

  • Government & Institutions
  • Employment & Social Security
08 December 2016 | The Dutch Minister of Social Affairs Lodewijk Asscher has received some criticism on his reform of the Dismissal Act (Wet Werk en Zekerheid, Wwz). Already in March, not even...

Eric Janssen

Attorney, Of Counsel

ACM publishes guidelines on sustainability agreements

  • Government & Institutions
  • Competition & Market Regulation
07 December 2016 | On December 2nd, 2016, the Dutch Competition Authority (Autoriteit Consument en Markt, ACM) published  guidelines on sustainability agreements. Also, a so-called...

Erik van der Molen

Advisor Asia Practice

Revisions to China’s regulations on Foreign Direct Investments (FDI)

  • Asia
06 December 2016 | Recently, the Chinese government authorities started implementing the Provisional Measures for Filing Administration of Establishment and Changes of Foreign Invested...