2016

09 Dec 2016

Frank Wijckmans teaches the second and third part of the course ‘The Law and Economics of Vertical Restraints'

On 9 and 16 December Frank Wijckmans teaches the two last sessions of the course ‘The Law and Economics of Vertical Restraints’ at the Brussels School of Competition, together with Luc Peeperkorn (European Commission – DG competition), which include workshops and a quiz in each session.

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05 Dec 2016

Frank Wijckmans speaks at the conference ‘Transposition of the Damages Directive – What are the expectations’

On 5 December 2016 Frank Wijckmans speaks at the conference on the EU Damages Directive organized by the Croatian Arbitration Agency in Zagreb. The conference addresses the legal solutions for transposing the Damages Directive into national law and the challenges to apply the Damages Directive. Frank Wijckmans gives a Belgian private practitioner’s perspective on private damages cases.

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02 Dec 2016

Frank Wijckmans teaches the first part of the course ‘The Law and Economics of Vertical Restraints'

Frank Wijckmans teaches the first part of the course ‘The Law and Economics of Vertical Restraints’ at the Brussels School of Competition, together with Luc Peeperkorn (European Commission – DG competition). If you are still looking for an LL.M in competition law for the upcoming academic year, check out the site of BSC: http://www.brusselsschoolofcompetition.be.

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16 Nov 2016

contrast attends four job fairs this month

contrast attends four job fairs this month. Are you interested in competition & EU or in corporate & business law, then do not hesitate to pay us a visit at your campus! This afternoon, you can find us at the job fair in Antwerp, tomorrow in Ghent, on 22 November in Leuven and on 24 November in Brussels. If you are not able to meet us in person, know that you can also apply for a legal internship (summer, winter and academic) and for junior associate positions via our website: http://www.contrast-law.be/careers.

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21 Oct 2016

contrast is hiring!

We are looking to strengthen our Corporate & Business Law team and our Competition & EU Law team, each with a junior lawyer (0-3 years of experience) and a senior lawyer (4 years or more of experience). If you are interested, you can find more information here.

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20 Oct 2016

contrast law seminars: ‘Due diligence in de praktijk’

Bart Bellen, Marijke Roelants and Karolien Francken spoke at the seminar ‘Due diligence in de praktijk’ organized by contrast law seminars. During this masterclass, specialists in their domain discussed the typical do’s and don’ts related to a due diligence investigation. Bart Bellen focused on the general approach and organization of a legal due diligence, while Marijke Roelants presented the corporate aspects and Karolien Francken presented the competition aspects of a due diligence. Consult their slides and documentation here.

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18 Oct 2016

Frank Wijckmans teaches at ABAS

Frank Wijckmans teaches at ABAS (Brussels) a training course for professionals and academics active in arbitration

Seminar
17 Oct 2016

Frank Wijckmans speaks at a conference organized by VBO/FEB and the Brussels School of Competition

Frank Wijckmans speaks at a conference organized by VBO/FEB and the Brussels School of Competition dedicated to an assessment of the first 3 years of the new Belgian Competition Authority. Frank is invited to provide an overall evaluation in tandem with Auditor-General Véronique Thirion. 

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15 Oct 2016

Frank Wijckmans speaks at a seminar at the University of Ghent

Frank Wijckmans speaks at a Law & Economics Seminar at the University of Gent on the role of economic thinking in competition law

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13 Oct 2016

contrast organizes a corporate day for students

On 13 October 2016 contrast organizes its 6th corporate day for students with a particular interest in M&A. You can find the pictures here.

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