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Getting Back on Track with a Fresh Pair of Eyes

No doubt that this health crisis has impacted M&A deals: deals that have been signed tend to proceed to completion, but the interim period is likely to be extended in many...

28/04/2020

The Royal Decree nr. 2 of 9 April 2020 to counter the Covid-19 crisis: does the...

1. The Royal Decree In Belgium, several legal measures were adopted with effect from 18 March 2020 to cope with the crisis caused by the Covid-19 virus. One of those measures...

23/04/2020

Strelia ranked in the Legal 500 2020 Guide

Strelia is delighted to have once again been ranked by the EMEA Legal 500 2020 guide in the practice areas Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution, Insolvency &a...

15/04/2020

Royal Decree No. 4 regarding the organisation of shareholders’ meetings in the c...

A Royal Decree N°4 has been adopted and published in the Belgian Official State Gazette on 9 April 2020 (the Royal Decree) with the aim to address the various questions which...

10/04/2020

Strelia M&A Series March 2020 - Reflecting and Keeping Your Cool in M&A Dealmaki...

The COVID-19 pandemic has obviously put a lot of things on hold, from daily life routines to M&A deals: parties who haven’t signed the deal yet will still try to renegotia...

31/03/2020

Luxembourg adopts new measures on the holding of meetings of corporate bodies

Acting under its emergency powers, the Luxembourg Government had adopted a decree on March 20, 2020 to introduce more flexibility in the holding of shareholders’, Board and ot...

24/03/2020

COVID-19: IMPACT ON CONTRACTS

As widely publicised, the Belgian federal government has imposed nation-wide containment measures effective as from March 18, 2020 and lasting until (at least) April 5, 2020....

20/03/2020

COVID-19: Measures taken by Strelia

Following the developments concerning the coronavirus outbreak, we would like to inform you about the measures we have taken to respond to the situation. The health and safet...

19/03/2020

Mesures prises par le Gouvernement du Luxembourg pour soutenir les entreprises e...

Compte tenu de l’évolution du coronavirus CoVid-19 sur le territoire national et dans les pays voisins, le gouvernement luxembourgeois a pris des mesures afin de limiter la pr...

18/03/2020

De continuïteit van uw activiteit verzekeren in tijden van het coronavirus / Séc...

De continuïteit van uw activiteit verzekeren in tijden van het coronavirusInsolventiespecialisten komen maar al te vaak tot dezelfde conclusie: een groot deel van de faillisse...

17/03/2020

Coronavirus update: quelles sont les mesures dont peuvent bénéficier les employe...

Jeudi 12 mars 2020, le conseil de sécurité a décidé d’implémenter de nouvelles mesures exceptionnelles qui seront en vigueur jusqu’au 3 avril 2020 inclus pour endiguer la prop...

16/03/2020

Strelia ranked in Chambers Global and Chambers Europe 2020

We are proud and grateful to have been ranked again in Chambers Global and Chambers Europe 2020 for our work and expertise in Corporate/M&A and Dispute Resolution. We are...

12/03/2020

M&A Series February 2020 - What Lurks in the Shadows of an M&A Deal?

The number of things and legal issues that lurk in the shadows of an M&A deal are manifold. But there is one in particular that we would like to flag, and that is the comp...

26/02/2020

M&A Series January 2020 - We are ready for 2020. Are you?

M&A globally dropped 6.9% in 2019 from the exceptional 2018 records, bringing the total deal value to USD 3.33 trillion. European M&A, which was hampered by heightened geopoli...

28/01/2020

Strelia M&A Series December 2019 - New Year’s Day 2020 – Fireworks, Parades, and...

… on the legal front, the new BCCA: Belgian Code of Companies and Associations. Granted, everyone should be an expert in Belgian company law by now, even long before this inst...

19/12/2019

Strelia M&A Series October 2019 - E-signatures - The Next Logical Step in M&A Tr...

Current culture and practice in Belgium surrounding the completion of transactions remains mostly in favour of the traditional wet-ink signed-by-hand signatures requiring all...

10/12/2019

Strelia M&A Series September 2019 - New Belgian Company Code and Investors – Opp...

Shareholders AgreementsThere are certainly many extensive articles and opinions on how the new company code, the Belgian Code of Companies and Associations (BCCA) (which enter...

16/10/2019

What others say about us

"Strelia has significant experience assisting retail sector clients with setting up and developing operations in Belgium. It acts for Carrefour on its Belgian franchise activities and advises the same client on various commercial contracts. The group is also assisting with Burger King's expansion in Belgium."

Legal 500, 2019

"Recognised Corporate practice noted for its work on both domestic and cross-border mid-cap corporate reorganisations and M&A transactions. Clients also benefit from its litigation expertise, receiving all-encompassing corporate assistance. Considerable presence among clients in the retail, consumer goods and IT sectors."

Chambers Europe, 2019

"The ‘specialist’ insolvency and restructuring practice at Strelia has 'a good understanding of the Belgian market’ and ‘a straight-forward approach’."

Legal 500, 2019