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Legal issues facing the consumer sector in Belgium

The consumer sector is on the brink of the fourth industrial revolution. Advances in technology enable connected consumers anywhere in the world to book, order and compare prices with just one click or swipe.

In these challenging times; businesses have to be more innovative than ever before, even just to survive, as they have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic and because increasing ethical and environmental considerations add to the pressure of traditional business and organizational issues.

Experienced consumer lawyers

Our global network of multi-disciplinary consumer lawyers provides a comprehensive service across key jurisdictions. Areas we advise on include:

  • mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, joint ventures and franchising
  • EU and international trade
  • technology, innovation and outsourcing
  • intellectual property and trademarks
  • real estate, construction and planning
  • product liability, recalls and class actions
  • regulation and global compliance
  • financing and restructuring
  • supply chain and traceability

Contact our legal team

Providing great legal advice is a given for us. We take a business partnership approach, helping you to develop strategies for success, turn threats into opportunities, future-proof your business and stay ahead of the game.

Our global hospitality, food and drink and retail teams draw on sector specific knowledge to help you to maintain your business while developing strategic plans to enhance its future.

Our full-service offering will help you to deal with issues from real estate to environment, HR to health and safety, and regulatory to e-commerce.

If you would like any further information or need advice on consumer matters, please contact our legal team.