Publications

UIA CONGRESS

Date : 30/10/2017

On the occasion of the 61st UIA Congress, which will be held from October 26 to October 31 in Toronto, 2017, Thierry Bontinck spoke on Saturday, October 28 at 9:30 am on the notion of responsible journalism in the case law of the European Court of Human Rights.

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COPYRIGHT

Date : 30/10/2017

The second edition of the Research Handbook on Copyright Law, edited by prof. Paul Torremans, has been published by Edward Elgar. Sari Depreeuw and Fabienne Brison have coauthored a chapter on the right of communication to the public, examining this right in the various European copyright directives and the decisions of the Court of Justice of the European Union.

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JOURNAL DE DROIT EUROPEEN

Date : 26/10/2017

Anaïs Guillerme and Thierry Bontinck publish in the latest issue of the Journal de droit européen (JDE, September 2017, page 267) a commentary on the decision of 13 April 2017, Janssen Cilag against France of the European Court of Human Rights.

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LUDOVIC TRARIEUX PRIZE

Date : 26/10/2017

In Baluchistan, the largest and poorest province in Pakistan, hit by insurgencies and severe military repression, lawyers are regularly targeted in targeted killings or assaults, but the events of 8 August 2016 are unprecedented in the tragic history of the Pakistani bar. Early in the morning, Bilal Anwar Kasi, 46, president of the Balochistan Bar Association (BBA), was shot dead on the street in Quetta as he was going to the courthouse.

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PROFESSIONAL ETHICS

Date : 25/10/2017

On 19 October 2017, Marc Dal chaired the conference organized by the Brussels Young Bar Association about « Professional ethics in practice. Selected questions ». The reports of this conference have been published by Larcier.

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REGULATED PROFESSIONS

Date : 20/10/2017

Thierry Bontinck and Marie Forgeois are publishing in the upcoming monthly issue of Justement (Kluwer), an article on the European Commission’s projects for regulated professions.

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FINANCING OF STARTUPS

Date : 13/10/2017

As part of the Breakfast at Stefany's organized by the law firm DALDEWOLF, Laurent Haverbeke will speak on October 25, 2017 on how to finance startups.

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CONFERENCE UCL MONS

Date : 12/10/2017

Patrick De Wolf is a speaker on October 12, 2017 for the conference organized by UCL Mons on legal news 2016-2017. He will speak about the new Companies and Associations Code, on which he wrote a summary available on the Avocats.be website https://gallery.mailchimp.com/d552fd66716b81b8fb8f922cc/files/bd708e7e-683e-4d0f-a815-6e8275a5d4a3/T121_NOUVEAU_CODE_DES_SOCI%C3%89T%C3%89S_ET_DES_ASSOCIATIONS.pdf

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JUDGMENT SOMMER

Date : 11/10/2017

Marc Dal commented the Judgment Sommer v. Germany during the session organized by the Institute for Human Rights of the Brussels Bar on 10 October 2017. Together with Thierry Bontinck, he will publish a note about this judgment in the JLMB.

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DISCIPLINARY CASE LAW

Date : 09/10/2017

On 4 October 2017, bâtonnier Georges-Albert Dal chaired a working session attended by the presidents and members of the Disciplinary Committees and of the Appeals Disciplinary Committee and the presidents of the bar organizations. The purpose of the meeting was to review the disciplinary case law and to discuss several procedural and merit issues.

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