Loyens & Loeff

Food Law Classes: Risks, Liabilities and Sanctions - 21 September 2017

Food Law Classes: Risks, Liabilities and Sanctions - 21 September 2017
Locatie

Loyens & Loeff Brussels

Rue Neerveldstraat 101-103

1200 Brussels

 

Webinar option available!

Datum
Aanvang : 21-09-2017 13.30

Content of the Class

Did you know that Europe has just adopted stricter rules on sanctions in case of violation of food legislation, including food fraud and misleading advertising? Want to know more about how the national authorities are controlling your activities and food products? Who is competent for what, and what are the sanctions? This session is an absolute must have for all of you having to deal at some point with product safety, food information, inspections, and consumers complaints.

Speakers

Aude Mahy, counsel, is a member of the Loyens & Loeff Litigation & Risk Management Practice Group and she co-heads the Food & Beverages Team. She specialises in commercial law and European and Belgian food law.

Victor van Ahee, senior associate, is a member of the Loyens & Loeff Competition & Regulatory Practice Group. He specialises in administrative and public law, with a focus on food law and environmental law.

Florence d’Ath, associate, is a member of the Loyens & Loeff Litigation & Risk Management Practice Group. She specialises in European and Luxembourg food law and privacy law.

In partnership with Jens Karsten, founder of BXL Law and EU-cooperation partner of KWG Attorneys. Jens specialises, amongst other things, in EU food law and governance.

Andrea Gavinelli, Head of Unit ‘Official Controls and Eradication of Diseases in Animals’ within the Directorate General for Health and Food Safety (DG SANTE) in the European Commission.

Schedule

13:30   Arrival and registration

14:00   Part I of the class

15:30   Break

16:00   Part II of the class

17:30   End of the class

Costs

  • The Food Law Classes are graciously offered to Loyens & Loeff clients.

  • Other companies participate in the costs for the amount of EUR 345,- (excl. VAT) per class or EUR 2.900,- (excl. VAT) for 10 classes (applicable in case of registration at once).

  • The Food Law Classes will be open to law or science Master students (free of charge, admission upon motivation letter).

Registration

Registrations for this class are closed.

Language

English

Contact

Got questions or would like to know more? Contact us at beneluxfoodlaw@loyensloeff.com.

 

Cancellation policy: In case of cancellation less than 10 days prior to the class, an administrative fee of EUR 75,- will be charged.

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