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Belgium

Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

time.lex

time.lexcombines top expertise with the advantages of a medium-sized law firm’. In particular, the team is noted for its ability to ‘devise pragmatic solutions and take decisive action’. Edwin Jacobs is currently representing a leading financial services provider in a domain name dispute. Geert Somers, Frederic Debusseré and Hans Graux are noted.

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Belgium: EU regulatory

Information technology
EU regulatory: Information technology - ranked: tier 1

time.lex

Arguably ‘Belgium’s leading IT niche’ practice, time.lex’s team ‘really understands business needs’ and is ‘a thought leader in fintech’. The group also excels in data protection and e-commerce matters. Jos Dumortier recently advised the Aegle consortium on an EU-wide framework for big data analytics in the healthcare sector. Edwin Jacobs has ‘deep knowledge of payments matters’; Frederic Debusseré is ‘experienced in IT projects and disputes’; and Geert Somers has ‘broad knowledge of the IT sector’.

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Privacy and data protection
EU regulatory: Privacy and data protection - ranked: tier 2

time.lex

time.lex advised Eurostat on its review of EU and member state statistics and data protection legislation – the ‘quick and practicalGeert Somers led that work. In addition to its high-profile public sector work, it also routinely advises private companies on compliance audits and other data protection matters. Other key names include the ‘resourceful and pragmatic’ Frederic Debusseré; Edwin Jacobs, who is ‘very knowledgeable’; Jos Dumortier; and Hans Graux.

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Belgium: Industry focus

IT and telecoms
Industry focus: IT and telecoms - ranked: tier 2

time.lex

A niche firm that has succeeded in obtaining a strong presence in the market’, time.lex consists of ‘smart and hands-on lawyers’ who are ‘very much up to speed on recent developments’. The group advises public entities and private companies on a range of technology projects and queries, and also has substantial expertise in the fintech sector; an area in which Edwin Jacobs is highly recommended. Jos Dumortier is ‘knowledgeable, accessible and trustworthy’, and Geert Somers and Frederic Debusseré are ‘experts in their field’.

Leading individuals

Jos Dumortier - time.lex

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Media and entertainment
Industry focus: Media and entertainment - ranked: tier 2

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time.lex is highly regarded for digital media, while data protection is another strength. In recent work, Edwin Jacobs represented various photographers who are members of California and Berlin-based online software platform Pixsy in damages claims for online infringement of their photos. Geert Somers and Frederic Debusseré are other key names.

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