24 September 2015 – Schoups organised a client seminar on the « Code of Economic Law: Highlights, Market Practices and Interfaces with Intellectual Property Rights »

24 September 2015 – Schoups organised a client seminar on the « Code of Economic Law: Highlights, Market Practices and Interfaces with Intellectual Property Rights »

During this seminar, Atty Dave Mertens from Schoups and guest speaker Atty Dieter Delarue from the specialist IP law firm Van Innis & Delarue (www.vaninnis-delarue.be) discussed  the following topics:    

The Code of Economic Law as “built-on legislation ”: Overview, status & perspectives  (Dave Mertens) 

Book VI (Market practices and consumer protection) and Book XIV (Market practices and liberal profession): Overview & Selected Topics (Dave Mertens)

Book XI (Intellectual Property): Overview (Dieter Delarue)   

Interfaces between market practices and IP (comparative advertising, parasitic competition, slavish imitation) (Dieter Delarue)