Jan Ronse Institute for Company and Financial Law
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NEWS: Fernand Collin Prize 2016 awarded to Sofie Cools
The Fernand Collin Prize 2016 is awarded to Sofie Cools for her book "De bevoegdheidsverdeling tussen algemene vergadering en raad van bestuur in de NV" (the division of competences between the general assembly and the board of the directors). The book is the commercial publication of the doctoral thesis which she prepared at the Jan Ronse Institute and which she defended in 2014. Professor Koen Geens was the supervisor of the doctoral thesis. For more info, click here.
NEWS: 21st Ius Commune Conference
On the 24th of November a delegation of the Jan Ronse Institute will participate in the 21st Ius Commune Congres in Maastricht. During the workshop company law, focussing on the future of European Company Law and company groups, Marieke Wyckaert will give a lecture on the recognition of the group interest from a Belgian perspective. For more info, click here.
NEWS: Veerle Colaert is awarded FWO project
The FWO project request of Veerle Colaert and Wim Decock on "Regulation of the financial sector in a post-sectoral world" was granted. For more info, click here.
NEWS: Marieke Wyckaert and Hilde Laga participate in panel discussion "Lean In Leuven Law"
On 23 November 2016 from 18h until 20h, Marieke Wyckaert and Hilde Laga will participate in a panel discussion on "Female role models in the 21st centure: challenges and perspectives on the future", organised by Lean In Leuven Law. For more info, click here.
NEWS: Veerle Colaert appointed as member of the FSMA Sanctions Committee
As of 8 October 2016, Veerle Colaert was appointed as a member of the Sanctions Committee of the Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA).
NEWS: Latest addition to the Company and Financial law series
The doctoral thesis of Stijn De Dier, titled "Nietigheid van bestuursbesluiten van een vennootschap", is the latest addition to the Company- and Financial law series. For more info, click here.
NEWS: Veerle Colaert elected as member of ESMA Stakeholder Group
As of 1 July 2016, Veerle Colaert was elected as a member of the ESMA Stakeholder Group, advisory body to the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA). For more info, click here.