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Estelle de Graaf

Junior Associate

CMS DeBacker
Chaussée de La Hulpe 178
1170 Brussels
Languages Dutch, French, English, Spanish, Italian

Estelle is specialized in employment and social security law. She intervenes in litigious proceedings and advises clients in non-litigious files.

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  • 2020 - Bar admission (Brussels, Belgium)
  • 2020 - University of Brussels, ULB - Belgium (Complementary Master in Labour and Social Security Law)
  • 2019 - University of Brussels, VUB - Belgium (Master of Laws)
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Whis­tleblower pro­tec­tion and re­port­ing chan­nels in Bel­gi­um
1. Is there a law on whis­tleblow­ing in your coun­try? Yes, the "whis­tleblower dir­ect­ive" 2019/1937 of the European Par­lia­ment and Coun­cil was trans­posed in Bel­gi­um in­to two laws, one for the private...
Bel­gi­um im­ple­ments im­port­ant changes to em­ploy­ment law in 2022
The fol­low­ing art­icle high­lights the most im­port­ant changes that Bel­gi­um has ad­op­ted this year in the area of em­ploy­ment law. Among oth­ers, these re­forms in­clude the pos­sib­il­ity of a four-day work week...
How to handle your (ex)-em­ploy­ees’ health data. The BDPA provides new guidelines...
An em­ploy­ee is leav­ing your com­pany. As a man­ager, you an­nounce in the em­ploy­ee’s ab­sence his/her de­par­ture to your team dur­ing a meet­ing. Such com­mu­nic­a­tion needs to be con­duc­ted in­tel­li­gently to de­fuse...
CMS Bel­gi­um ad­vised Su­per­bet on its ac­quis­i­tion of Na­po­leon Games Group
CMS Bel­gi­um ad­vised Su­per­bet in con­nec­tion with the ac­quis­i­tion from Wa­ter­land of Na­po­leon Games Group, a lead­ing Bel­gian op­er­at­or act­ive in the on­line, re­tail ar­cade and sports bet­ting busi­ness, with...