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Florence Van Damme

Senior Associate

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

Florence specialises in both Intellectual Property Law and Commercial Law, particularly Distribution Law.

In these areas, she handles litigation, advises clients and assists in the negotiation and drafting of contracts.

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Relevant experience

  • In-house legal counsel at an international company
  • IP paralegal in a top-tier law firm in London
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  • 2007 - University of Louvain, UCL (Law Degree)
  • 2011 - King's College London (LLM in Intellectual Property Law)
  • 2012 - Bar admission (Brussels, Belgium)
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May 2018 News­let­ter
20 Mar 19
EU trade marks pre­pared for no-deal Brexit
To pre­pare for a no-deal Brexit, the UK par­lia­ment passed two stat­utory in­stru­ments re­gard­ing trade marks. These in­clude: the Trade Marks (Amend­ments etc.) (EU Exit) Reg­u­la­tions, which deal with...
June 2017 News­let­ter
16 May 18
Con­cert and fest­iv­al tick­et prices not to rise this sum­mer
In April, the com­mer­cial court of Brus­sels rendered a de­cision in a case brought by 33 con­cert pro­moters against the Bel­gian col­lect­ing so­ci­ety SABAM. In 2017, SABAM tried to in­crease the roy­al­ties paid...
March 2016 News­let­ter
March 2015 News­let­ter