Law Firm

Based in Brussels and Paris, Laffineur Law firm advises companies on various legal transnational issues. The firm has developed expertise in the field of Regulatory law of the EU Internal Market.  The firm also provides advice in the fields of international trade, lobbying, Belgian and French business law, tort law and does litigation before Belgian, French and EU jurisdictions.

“One has to act like a man of thought and think like a man of action”

 – Henri Bergson.

Areas of practice

WE INTERVENE AT ALL STAGES OF THE LAW:

during its preparation, its drafting, its interpretation and its enforcement.

Industry Sectors

The firm operates mainly in the industrial sector

A question ? question ?

cabinet droit international

Last News

Uncategorized, 27 June 2022
Public health: New rules on in vitro diagnostic medical devices (IVDR) enter into force

As of May 26, 2022, new rules embedded in Regulation 2017/746 on in vitro diagnostic medical devices (IVDR) have entered into force. The new rules aim to : • improve the quality, safety, and reliability of IVDR devices through a risk-based classification system• strengthen transparency and information for patients, so that pertinent information is more […]...

Uncategorized, 7 June 2022
Health and Food – The European Union Summary Report on Antimicrobial Resistance in zoonotic and indicator bacteria from humans, animals, and food in 2019/2020

The 2019/2020 European Union Summary Report on Antimicrobial Resistance in zoonotic and indicator bacteria from humans, animals, and food was officially published on 29 March 2022. The report was conducted by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). The report details antimicrobial resistance by each individual […]...

EU launches first WTO case against UK over wind energy subsidy scheme

The EU has brought a WTO action against the UK government on the basis of the WTO Agreement on subsidiaries and countervailing measures (“SCM Agreement”). The EU claims that the UK has granted an unjustified State aid to UK-based beneficiaries to use UK-made wind turbines, thus breaching the principle of non-discriminatory treatment included in the […]...

Uncategorized, 29 March 2022
Proposal for a Directive on corporate sustainability due diligence

Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on corporate sustainability due diligence and amending Directive (EU) 2019/1937 – 2022/0051 (COD) On 23 February 2022, the European Commission published a proposal for a directive on corporate sustainability due diligence. This proposal for a directive aims to introduce a duty of care […]...

    Based in Brussels and Paris, the law firm Laffineur mainly advises companies with regard to the various legal issues that may arise for them at the transnational level. The firm develops expertise in the field of regulatory law for the internal market of the European Union. The Firm also works in international trade law, lobbying, business law, liability law as well as in the field of European, Belgian and French litigation.
    ADDRESS
    BRUSSELS : C/O AVOCAP Bruxelles Boulevard Saint-Michel 11, 1040 Etterbeek - Belgique
    PARIS : 222 Boulevard Saint Germain 75007 Paris - France
    TÉLÉPHONE
    BRUSSELS :+32 (0) 23 06 48 58
    PARIS : +33 (0) 1 42 60 04 31
    EMAIL
    info@laffineur.com