Corporate governance is an evolving concern for many companies due to changing regulations and wide-ranging repercussions for lack of compliance. Companies want to adhere to best governance practice, but corporate guidelines can be both ambiguous and esoteric.
Distressed M&A transactions involve the acquisition of a group, business, or asset experiencing financial difficulties, usually involving debt, high illiquidity, or (close to) insolvency situations. These deals differ from “classic” M&A transactions in that the latter do not feature the same level of financial risk or urgency.
Foreign Direct Investments (FDI)
The Belgian FDI screening regime entered into force on 1 July 2023. The Interfederal Screening Commission (ISC) will screen all investments by non-EU investors by means of direct or indirect acquisitions of, depending on the case, at least 10% or 25% of the voting rights in entities established in Belgium active in certain strategic sectors
For all of us, it is key to understand the pace at which dynamics are changing.
We have set up an ESG Advisory Team putting together a team of more than 15 experts in banking, financial regulation, energy, corporate, capital markets, administrative law, data treatment, real estate, tax, employment.
Start-up and scale-up desk
Liedekerke has extensive and proven expertise in assisting start-ups and scale-ups in their growth, providing the necessary legal advice to founders, entrepreneurs, startups and investors and helping them navigate through the hurdles to achieve their goals.
Our IP/IT/Data team covers the entire spectrum of intertwined legal issues and has gained in-depth expertise in cyber security issues, in both contentious and advisory contexts.