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Philippe De Vos

  • Graduate in law from KUL (Catholic University Leuven)
  • Special qualification in marine and inland waterway law from UFSIA (University Antwerp)
  • Approved Mediator
  • Ship’s liquidator (mandates granted by the Attachment Judge at the Court of First Instance in Ghent)
  • Attorney at the Ghent Bar since 1980
  • Vice-Chairman of Consilium Iuris EWIV
  • Founder of the Tijdschrift voor Gentse Rechtspraak (Journal of Jurisprudence in Ghent)

Publications

  • “De nieuwe wet betreffende de handelsagentuurovereenkomsten”
    (“The new law on commercial agency agreements”),
    Mys & Breesch, 1995.
  • Various articles on maritime law in the publication D.M.F.

Preferred areas of the law

  • Liability law
  • Mediation
  • Attachment
  • Bank & and credit law
  • Consumer protection
  • Contract Law
    • General terms and conditions/tenders
    • Leases (common law, commercial leases, brewery agreements)
    • Sales
    • Contracting & construction law
    • Loans
    • Deposit and sequestration
    • Mandates
    • Loans
    • Settlements out of court
  • Distribution agreements
    • Agency
    • Concession
    • Franchising

  • Electronic commerce
  • European law
  • Collections (mainly international)
  • Intellectual rights
    • Copyright
    • Brands
    • Drawings and designs
    • Patent law
    • Licence contracts

  • International contract law (sales & distribution)
  • International private law
  • Market practices
  • Competition law
  • Transport law
    • Inland waterways law
    • Maritime law
    • Road transport (cmr)
    • Aviation law
    • Rail transport
  • Company law
  • Associations and non-profit organisations
  • Insurance
    • Fire & Explosion
    • Machinery breakdown
    • Operating insurance
  • Property law
    • Easements and Usufruct
    • Co-property
    • Pledge, privileges & mortgages)