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Netherlands

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Greenberg Traurig LLP

Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten

BarentsKrans

Ploum

Construction

Van Doorne

Straatman Koster Advocaten

Loyens & Loeff

Six Advocaten

De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek

EU and competition

Stek

Van Doorne

Maverick Advocaten N.V.

BarentsKrans

Banning NV

Brinkhof

Bird & Bird LLP

Employment

Sagiure Legal

Wijn & Stael Advocaten N.V.

Vestius

Höcker Advocaten

HDK Advocaten

Workx Advocaten

Shearwaters

Jones Day

Buren

HVG Law LLP

Liber Dock

Environment and planning

Lexence

Van der Feltz advocaten

Straatman Koster Advocaten

Stijl advocaten

Ploum

Six Advocaten

Insurance

Bird & Bird LLP

Dentons Boekel

Ploum

Private equity

BarentsKrans

Project finance and PFI

Pels Rijcken & Droogleever Fortuijn NV

De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek

Linklaters

Stibbe

Simmons & Simmons LLP

NautaDutilh

Real estate

Simmons & Simmons LLP

Clifford Chance

Eversheds Sutherland B.V.

Straatman Koster Advocaten

Lexence

De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek

Van Doorne

BarentsKrans

Restructuring and insolvency

DLA Piper

Linklaters

Norton Rose Fulbright

Dentons Boekel

Florent

Tax

CMS

Kraaijeveld Coppus Legal

Greenberg Traurig LLP

Hogan Lovells International LLP

Buren

Arcagna

Transport

Loyens & Loeff

NautaDutilh

Norton Rose Fulbright

Netherlands: Banking and finance

Borrower side

Stek

Stibbe

Loyens & Loeff

Clifford Chance

NautaDutilh

Netherlands: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Evers Soerjatin

Stek

Linklaters

Bird & Bird LLP

Baker McKenzie

DLA Piper

Lexence

Netherlands: Industry focus

Food and beverages

Norton Rose Fulbright

Loyens & Loeff

CMS

Netherlands: Intellectual property

Patents

NautaDutilh

Trade marks, copyrights and design rights

Hogan Lovells International LLP

Dentons Boekel

BarentsKrans

Louwers IP|Technology Advocaten


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Legal Developments in Netherlands

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  • New Late Payments Directive

    Despite the implementation of Directive 2000/35/EC on combating late payment in commercial transactions in 2002, the European Commission (the “Commission”) concluded in 2008 that late payments were still widespread in the EU. It also turned out that public authorities in certain Member States were stipulating unjustifiably long contractual payment periods for transactions.
  • Amendment of the Collective Redundancy Notification Act

    On 1 March 2012 the Collective Redundancy Notification Act (Wet Melding Collective Outslug, "WACO") will be amended. What changes does this involve?
  • New Corporate Law Legislation

    In the field of corporate law, there are four (coming) Acts that attract attention, namely the introduction of the tenth book of the Dutch Civil Code, the amendment of the Marital Property Act and, to conclude, the coming entry into effect of the Management and Supervision Act and the Flexibilization of BV Act. Please find below a short explanation of each Act.
  • Shipping & Transport - Netherlands

    Attaching maritime assets in insolvency
    - AKD
  • The employment of foreign workers. What issues do you need to be aware of as an employer?

    The employment of foreign workers regularly raises questions. A brief summary of the most important areas of attention will be dealt with in this article.
    - AKD
  • Non-solicitation agreement violated via LinkedIn

    A non-solicitation agreement usually restricts the ability of an employee - after an employment contract has ended - to approach the clients of the former employer. The former employee of a software company recently discovered that the scope of such an agreement can also include contacts made via LinkedIn.
    - AKD
  • NETHERLANDS AS A GLOBAL FINANCE CENTRE

    Few jurisdictions can boast a foreign direct investment record like the Netherlands. As the world's seventh largest inward receiver of investments, housing approximately 9000 foreign-owned companies, the country's dynamic business environment provides an invaluable insight into macro investment trends.
    - AKD
  • Forming a company in the Netherlands

    The Netherlands and Dutch law The Netherlands is a perfect business location for foreign entrepreneurs (2,000 subsidiaries in Amsterdam, 140,000 jobs). It is the gateway to densely populated Western Europe and has a well-developed logistic and technical infrastructure.
  • Leasing of commercial premises in the Netherlands

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  • Employment of foreign workers in the Netherlands

    The employment of foreign workers in the Netherlands regularly raises questions. What issues do you need to be aware of as an employer? A brief summary of the most important areas of attention will be dealt with in this article.
    - AKD