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Main work contacts

CategoryContact
Commercial Lisette Bieleveld
Consumer goods and retail Lisette Bieleveld, Onno Boerstra
Contentious regulatory and criminal enforcement Jan Leliveld, Ed van Liere
Corporate Onno Boerstra, Hugo Reumkens
Employment and pensions Els de Wind, Friso Foppes
European and competition law Sarah Beeston, Gijs Verberne
Finance and restructuring Roel Botter, Stefan van Rossum
Government and regulation Gijs Verberne, Cees Kniestedt
Health care and life sciences Willemien Bischot, Dimitri van Hoewijk
Information and communication technology Kees Stuurman, Bart van Reeken
Insurance law and dispute settlement Walter Hendriksen, Jasper Leedekerken, Sjoerd Kamerbeek
Intellectual property Kriek Wille
Privacy Elisabeth Thole
Real estate transactions Angelique Thiele, Ariƫn van Heesen
Real estate and construction Annerie Ploumen, Mark Moolhuizen
Tax Ewout van Asbeck, Rob de Win
Technology, media and telecom Jeroen Sombezki, Kriek Wille

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 ā€œCommissionā€) 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