February 1, 2012

EC Publishes Draft Text of Proposed Data Protection Regulation

Brussels - February 1, 2012 : Jan Dhont and Katherine Woodcock of the Lorenz Privacy Team outline the essential information.
January 16, 2012

Belgium Looks For Early Online Gambling Launch In 2012

Brussels - January 2012: Pieter Paepe was interviewed by GamblingCompliance.
January 13, 2012

Frédéric Dopagne to speak at SBDI Conference

Brussels – January 2012 : Frédéric Dopagne will sit on panel at a conference of the Belgian Society of International Law (SBDI) on March 15, 2011, and make a presentation on the concept of direct effect of international law in Belgian case law. The concept of direct effect is central in the invocation of rules of international law before national courts. However, its definition as well as its use in some types of proceedings call for a critical analysis and re-assessment.
January 13, 2012

New Dismissal Legislation Applicable As From January 1, 2012

Brussels – January 2012 : New dismissal rules have been introduced by the Act of April 12, 2011. As from January 1, 2012, two sets of dismissal rules apply based on whether employment contracts are executed before or as from January 1, 2012.
December 23, 2011

“Can foreign citizens and legal entities acquire immovable property in the Kyrgyz Republic?”

Kyrgyzstan - December 23, 2011: Iskender Batyrbekov wrote an article about how foreign citizens and legal entities acquire immovable property in the Kyrgyz Republic.
December 23, 2011

Lorenz named Law Firm of the Year for Belgium in The Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards Edition 2011

Brussels - December 23, 2011 - The Legal Awards Edition celebrates law firms and individuals as voted by the readership of Lawyer Monthly magazine. Over a six month period research was undertaken, votes were collected and award nominations were examined, all of which helped to produce a list of leading firms by jurisdiction and practice area.
December 12, 2011

Lawyer of the Year 2011 – Corporate INTL Legal Awards

Kyrgyzstan - December 2011: “2011 Mining Lawyer of the Year in Kyrgyzstan”.
December 12, 2011

Work permit and a labor visa for a foreigner in Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan – December 12, 2011: Leyla Gulieva wrote an article on how to obtain a work permit and a labor visa for a foreigner in Kyrgyzstan.
December 5, 2011

New dismissal regulation

Brussels – December 2, 2011: Bertold Theeuwes and Sara Beutels wrote an academic article with an analysis of the new dismissal rules.
November 22, 2011

Frédéric Dopagne on Sanctions adopted by International Organizations

Brussels – November 2011: Frédéric Dopagne has contributed a chapter to the recently published book “International Organizations and the Idea of Autonomy”.
October 28, 2011

The Kyrgyz office is a winner in the DealMakers ‘End of Year’ Annual Awards 2011 campaign

Kyrgyzstan – October 2011: The firm has won the DealMakers ‘End of Year’ Annual Awards 2011.
October 17, 2011

Corporate Intl 2010 Legal Award Winner for Arbitration Law

Kyrgyzstan - October 2011: “Arbitration Advisory Firm of the Year in the Kyrgyz Republic”.