The first Dutch turnover-related fine in food has been imposed
On 23 January 2020 the Dutch Food Safety Authority (NVWA) has crossed the Rubicon and imposed the first turnover related fine in the history of Dutch food law....
AFM publishes Principles for Information Security
A set of Principles for Information Security have been published by the AFM to provide guidance for financial firms and audit firms.
Loyens & Loeff appoints 4 new counsel in the Netherlands
Amsterdam, 23 January 2020 – Loyens & Loeff has appointed Pjotr Heemskerk, Jelmer Kalisvaart, Marieke Kolsters and Maureen te Poel as counsel.
Claims under a W&I-insurance
Merel van Asch and Rens Markus published an article (in Dutch) concerning claims under a warranty & indemnity (W&I) policy (M.M. van Asch & R.L. Markus, ‘Claims...
Competition law in the Netherlands 2019
We are pleased to present to you this overview of competition law developments in the Netherlands in 2019. With Martijn Snoep, eminent competition lawyer, in...
Quoted - Promoting long-term shareholder engagement
Modernising the Corporate Governance of listed companies has long been on the European agenda.
Cuts of pension rights and benefits 2020
Minister Wouter Koolmees has granted underfunded pension funds a one-year reprieve from implementing cuts of pension rights and benefits.
AFM publishes research MiFID II service provision
The AFM has published the outcome of its research into service provision to professional investors and ECPs in 2018 and 2019.
Financial Regulatory News Updates - December 2019
The Financial Regulatory News Updates: an overview in which our Banking and Finance Practice Group highlights.
New prudential framework for investment firms published
The directive (EU) 2019/2034 and regulation (EU) 2019/2033 on the prudential requirements of investment firms were published in the official EU journal introducing...