Intellectual Property & Advertising

Joost Vrancken Peeters

Partner, Attorney

EU agrees investment screening rules to fend off China

“It will mark the end of European naivety.” - Franck Proust, a French member of the 28-nation assembly and the chief negotiator for the EU Parliament This Tuesday,...

Joost Vrancken Peeters

Partner, Attorney

Boost your trade with Vietnam

  • Government & Institutions
  • Asia
  • Trade & Contracts
What tariff benefits does your company enjoy from the EU-Vietnam FTA? “We now look forward to the early signature of the agreements and to the possible ratification of the...

Tim Hesselink

Partner, Attorney

Iran Sanctions Special (part II)

  • Government & Institutions
  • International trade & Logistics
  • Export Controls & Sanctions
On the 6th of August 2018, President Trump issued legislation for “Reimposing Certain Sanctions with Respect to Iran” under Executive Order 13846 (New Iran E.O.). The...

Arnold Birkhoff

Partner, Attorney, Voice of the Customer, Sectiehoofd

When can an employment condition - not included in the employment agreement - be claimed by an employee?

Suppose that an employee has Wednesday afternoon off for years already, while nothing about it has been agreed in his/her employment contract. After a period of time, the...

Joost Vrancken Peeters

Partner, Attorney

China New e-Commerce Law: More compliance and stronger protection of consumers

  • Asia
As from 1 January 2019, China will implement a new e-commerce law. This new law will provide for a better protection for consumers and owners of brands. That way China will...