Legal 30 April, 2019
One day ahead of the formal entry into force of the new Code for Companies and Associations ("CCA"), i..
Legal 25 April, 2019
The new Code for Companies and Associations has comprehensively reformed the Belgian company law.  The new rules enter into force as from 1 May 2019.  One of the key features of the new company law is the pivotal position attached to the new "limited company" ("besloten vennootschap") as
Legal 19 April, 2019
Mats Walraed shortly describes the impact the new Code for Companies and Associations may have on acquisition financ
News 15 April, 2019
Thanks to the continued support of our clients and team, Cadanz is once again included in the reference legal guide "Legal 500" for Corporate, M&A and Commercial.  Jan Stoop and Dirk Strobbe are both "rec
Legal 5 July, 2018
Cadanz is a partner of the reference online marketplace in Belgium for M&A transactions "Overnamemarkt / Plateforme de Transmission" ( en
Transaction 27 April, 2018
Cadanz has assisted the global manufacturer Burke Porter Group ( with its acquisition of the Flemish based automation supplier Van Hoecke Automation (
News 1 February, 2018
Ander Prost joins Cadanz on February 1, 2018 as trainee lawyer.
News 11 September, 2017
Mats Walraed has joined Cadanz as from September 11, 2017 as trainee lawyer. Before joining Cadanz, Mats has gained his first work experience as a lawyer enrolled at the bar in Ghent. Welcome Mats!
Legal 1 July, 2016
On 21 June 2016, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Justice (the “ECJ”) ruled that the Flemish Language Decree restricts the Free Movement of Goods in cross-border transactions beyond what is strictly necessary.  
Legal 1 December, 2012
In the attached memo, Dirk Strobbe sets out some key principles on board representation for minority (private equity) investors, and their veto-rights.  He discusses the importance to include such veto-rights both in the by-laws and the shareholders
News 3 May, 2012
In a new contribution in Trends magazine, we discuss why it is important to analyse your agreements with your key customers before proceeding to a sale of your company.  Indeed, it is possible that "change of control" clauses in such contracts will require the consent of your customer before proc
News 9 February, 2012
In Trends magazine, we focus on the options of a business when it is confronted with outstanding claims on a customer which has requested a judicial reorganization (under the Bill on Continuity of Enterprises).
News 8 August, 2011
Companies have various options to structure the marketing of their products via intermediaries. Bram Gillis was interviewed on this topic for Trends magazine.
News 21 July, 2011
In an article published in Trends magazine (see attachment), Dirk Strobbe discusses some key features of a "financial plan" as part of the incorporation of a new company.  He explains the specific role and potential responsibility of the accountant in this respect. 
News 30 June, 2011
In the attached article, which was published in Trends magazine, Dirk Strobbe examines some legal constraints to be taken into account when choosing a company and/or business name.