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Employers beware! Right of access to personnel files under GDPR

European Union, Netherlands - December 19 2018 For most employers, the threat of high fines has been sufficient to encourage them to try and comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation

Liability of CMR carriers in addition to liability under CMR Convention

Netherlands - August 16 2016 The Arnhem-Leeuwarden Court of Appeal recently ruled that carriers can be held liable under national law for damage to goods during discharge

No copyright protection for taste of food

European Union, Netherlands - December 24 2018 The European Court of Justice (ECJ) recently rendered its decision in the dispute between Dutch parties Levola and Smilde concerning Levola's cream

Doing business in the Netherlands - Competition law

European Union, Netherlands - April 26 2016 In the Netherlands, both European and Dutch competition law apply. Both areas of law are very similar, since Dutch competition law is based on its

Amsterdam District Court dismisses Fairfield Funds' claim against PwC in relation to Madoff Ponzi scheme

Netherlands - October 30 2018 The Amsterdam District Court recently rendered its judgment in the proceedings between the liquidator of Fairfield Sentry Limited, Fairfield Sigma

Small boost in battle against high prices for medicinal products

Netherlands - January 16 2019 The Health and Youth Care Inspectorate recently published its report on its investigation into the quality and permissibility of the Amsterdam

No copyright protection for taste of food

European Union, Netherlands - December 24 2018 The European Court of Justice (ECJ) recently rendered its decision in the dispute between Dutch parties Levola and Smilde concerning Levola's cream

Employers beware! Right of access to personnel files under GDPR

European Union, Netherlands - December 19 2018 For most employers, the threat of high fines has been sufficient to encourage them to try and comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation

Amsterdam Court of Appeal declares Fortis settlement binding under WCAM

Netherlands - December 18 2018 The Amsterdam Court of Appeal recently declared the settlement between Fortis (since renamed Ageas) and multiple claimant organisations binding. The

Onus on party seeking to limit liability to provide all information at early stage

Netherlands - December 11 2018 A recent decision by the Rotterdam Court regarding a major oil spill in the port of Rotterdam emphasises the importance of assessing at an early stage