COMMERCIAL & COMPANY LAW


How the B2B law relates to company law

How the B2B law relates to company law
03/03/2021

Unlike in the case of financial services and public procurement, company law, and company contracts in particular, are not explicitly excluded from the scope of the new B2B law.

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COVID-19: Payment suspension scheme for borrowers extended further in time

COVID-19: Payment suspension scheme for borrowers extended further in time
18/02/2021

End of March 2020, the Minister of Finance and the Belgian financial sector, through the Belgian financial sector federation (Febelfin) and in close cooperation with the National Bank of Belgium, put into place a temporary support package for businesses to deal with the economic fallout resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic

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COVID-19: Payment suspension scheme for borrowers extended further in time

COVID-19: Payment suspension scheme for borrowers extended further in time
18/02/2021

End of March 2020, the Minister of Finance and the Belgian financial sector, through the Belgian financial sector federation (Febelfin) and in close cooperation with the National Bank of Belgium, put into place a temporary support package for businesses to deal with the economic fallout resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic

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Digital Finance: Somethings (are) new under the sun

Digital Finance: Somethings (are) new under the sun
18/02/2021

Once again, last year, digital finance has evolved at breakneck speed. Despite a health crisis that has put our legislators – both Belgian and European - under pressure, some new regulations and legislative proposals were published on anti-money laundering, crypto-currencies, cloud services for insurance companies,

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New law on basic banking services for business in Belgium: what’s in it for the FinTech industry?

New law on basic banking services for business in Belgium: what’s in it for the FinTech industry?
17/02/2021

On 25 November 2020, the new law on basic banking services for businesses has been published in the Belgian Official Journal. It introduces a right to basic banking services for companies that will enter into force on 1 May 2021 (see our previous news here).

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Minimum content of suitability statements for retail clients

Minimum content of suitability statements for retail clients
11/02/2021

On 26 January this year, the FSMA published a communication on the "suitability statement". This communication is of relevance for regulated firms providing investment advice to retail clients as well as for firms managing retail client portfolios.

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Minimum content of suitability statements for retail clients

Minimum content of suitability statements for retail clients
11/02/2021

On 26 January this year, the FSMA published a communication on the "suitability statement". This communication is of relevance for regulated firms providing investment advice to retail clients as well as for firms managing retail client portfolios.

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The temporary

The temporary "Corona" suspension measures also have an impact on judicial reorganisation plans (WCO/PRJ)
05/02/2021

The temporary suspension measures that were applied during the "first wave" of the corona crisis have been reintroduced but only apply now to companies that had to close down further to the corona measures.

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L’assemblée générale « à distance » désormais toujours possible dans les sociétés et associations

L’assemblée générale « à distance » désormais toujours possible dans les sociétés et associations
05/02/2021

Lors de la première vague du COVID-19, l'AR n° 4 avait temporairement accordé plus de souplesse aux sociétés afin qu’elles puissent reporter leur assemblée générale ou tenir celle-ci par voie électronique.

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Mr. Yves Lenders

Einde moratorium op faillissementen
04/02/2021

In onze e-flash van 8 januari 2021 informeerden wij u dat er (opnieuw) een automatisch moratorium van kracht was om Belgische ondernemingen te beschermen tegen betalingsmoeilijkheden als gevolg van de genomen corona-maatregelen. 

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