Presentation ACER/CEER - Second Annual Report on the Results of Monitoring the Internal Electricity and Natural Gas Market
11 December 2013: R. Feltkamp moderates conference on developments in national smart metering programmes
23 November 2013 - Participation expert panel D. Deneuter - Day of the musician - Poppunt / Ancienne Belgique
Publication: Remedies for non-performance under the draft regulation for a Common European Sales Law R. Feltkamp & F. Vanbossele
ACER and ESMA intensify their cooperation for a consistent approach towards market abuse in the wholesale energy sector
Wholesale energy markets – ESMA – ACER – Cooperation – Market Abuse – Insider trading – Market manipulation – Data collectionRead More
Modo Advocaten/Avocats launches Innovative Thinking: free legal-strategic brainstorming for innovative, creative, artistic and / or socially relevant projects and ideas.
On 13/06/13 R. Feltkamp will act as moderator for the AEDBF/EVBFR lunch-debate on real collateral on moveable goods.
Speakers are: I. Peeters and J. Cattaruzza
The Belgian self regulatory organisation of the advertising industry (Jury Ethische Praktijken inzake Reclame (JEP)) presented its annual report 2012
Read more on the conclusions (text available in NL only)
CREG condems proposal of Royal Decree organising a tender procedure for the construction of new combined steam and gas power plants
Advies CREG F)130503-CDC-1243 over ‘de modaliteiten voor de procedure van offerteaanvraag voorzien in artikel 5 van de wet van 29 april 1999 betreffende de organisatie van de elektriciteitsmarkt’ / AVIS (F)130503-CDC-1243 sur « les modalités de la procédure d’appel d’offres prévue à l’article 5 de la loi du 29 avril 1999 relative à l’organisation du marché de l’électricité »
Read more (short summary only available in NL)
After an exposé by the Minister for Economy, Mr. J. Vande Lanotte, an introduction by J.-P. Delporte (president of the FPS Economy) and a presentation of the Code by E. Pieters (general-director Regulation and Organization of the Market), Prof. dr. K. Byttebier en R. Feltkamp will set forth their view on the Code.
In the panel: Piet Bekaert (The Right People), Thomas De Mot (Strictly Confidential), Wim Coryn (Wild Cherry Consult), Stefaan Moriau (CP Masters and chairman of the Belgische publishersvereniging) and Suzanne van den Dool (Sony/ATV Music Publishing).
Huis 23, Steenstraat 23, 1000 Brussels - 7 PM
By these texts the organisation of the Belgian Competition Authority is revised and this institution is granted powers to supervise price evolutions and to intervene in certain cases. A seminar on both new texts is organised by the VBO on 10 June 2013.
With 5 years experience at the Bar followed by several years as legal counsel of VMMA in the 'new business and line extensions department', Bob will reinforce the creative industries-team headed by Didier Deneuter. “Bob’s profile combining thorough legal know-how with a sector specific business insight matches the philosophy of MODO and the profiles we wish to expand MODO with”, says Didier Deneuter
In this contribution we further examine the provisions of the Common European Sales Law (CESL) on the remedies of the buyer, specifically in business to consumer context.
The code aims at bringing more transparency and consistency in the current disparate set of rules.
R. Feltkamp worked together with Prof. K. Byttebier (PREC VUB / Everest) and F. Vanbossele (BuCo VUB) on delivering a first text which was then further adapted in light of current policy options.
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On 21/03/13 R. Feltkamp and Joris Raport participated to a conference dedicated to cloud computing. J. Raport gave a presentation on intellectual property rights in the context of cloud computing. R. Feltkamp focussed on liability (limitation) clauses in the context of cloud computing.
On 29/03/13 R. Feltkamp gave a presentation at the conference "Recht(op)recht en de financieel-economische crisis" (VUB) on inequalities brought by certain Belgian legislation that aims at enhancing mobilisation of receivables by financial institutions in the context of (re-)financing transactions (Wet Belgische covered bonds / Wet mobilisering schuldvorderingen).
On 14/03/13 D. Deneuter gave a practical presentation on intellectual property rights and the protection of design and industrial concepts. Following questions will amongst others be addressed: what are the basic conditions for protection? Is protection always useful? Which formalities to fulfill? What to do with illegal copies?