We are glad to announce that the Partner of the Brussels Office of Koan Lorenz Bertold Theeuwes and the Partner of the Bishkek office of Koan Lorenz Niyaz Aldashev have been selected as the arbitrators of the Riga International Commercial Arbitration Court in Latvia.
Distinguished by the strength of its dispute resolution practice, Koan Lorenz continues to be actively involved in a number of high-profile international arbitration cases and multimillion-dollar disputes. In addition, the team is well positioned to advise on many aspects of business law, including labour, antitrust and banking.
The Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) will be offering its Basic Compliance & Ethics Academy in Brussels from 13-16 April. This program, which has 3,000 graduates worldwide, provides three and a half days of classroom-style instruction in the fundamentals of managing a compliance and ethics program.
The Lorenz Privacy Team looks into the thorny issue of data localization. Upcoming legislation in an increasing number of jurisdictions requires companies to store personal information of customers and employees locally. As a consequence, companies see themselves obliged to substantially invest in local IT infrastructure to store data locally.
Binding Corporate Rules are not merely a matter of ensuring a legal basis for international data transfers. They help multinationals to put in place a globally consistent and robust privacy compliance and governance structure. For companies that have already a good level of privacy compliance in place, the application procedure is relatively easy.
Brussels - November 27, 2014: Wouter Janssens has tackled issues related to ticketing, trade marks and trade names at Festivak 2014, the major fair for the MICE industry in Belgium organized by Organisatie Groep Zuid.