Kennedy Van der Laan is a pioneer in the field of E-commerce, and the Internet. Over the years, the E-commerce team has creatively applied existing legal rules to the on-line world many a time.
The E-commerce team assists you in complying with the growing number of laws and rules in the field of internet and E-commerce, both in the Netherlands and the European Union. Kennedy Van der Laan has long-term relations with foreign IT lawyers, who strengthen the e-commerce team.
Collaboration with Technology Team
The Technology team supports the E-commerce team with regard to information technology. In cases concerning the protection of personal data, the Privacy team is called in as well. Thus, you will receive customized advice from various areas of expertise.
On 12 April 2017, Minister of Economic Affairs Kamp published a bill (Dutch) in which the Dutch Franchise Code (Nederlandse Franchise Code,...24 may 2017
The Legal 500 has published its rankings for 2017. On the basis of annual extensive research on the market and among clients, The Legal 500 compiles...13 april 2017
Chambers and Partners has published its rankings for 2017. On the basis of annual extensive research on the market and among clients, Chambers and...13 april 2017
Today, it was announced that Kennedy Van der Laan has been nominated for The Lawyer Business Leadership Awards 2016. With its ‘Alliance Community...27 june 2016
The European Commission has announced a formal investigation into Amazon’s distribution agreements regarding e-books. The investigation is...03 september 2015
As of this year Kennedy Van der Laan has joined the Deloitte Technology Fast50, a ranking of the 50 fastest-growing technology companies in the...02 june 2015
How the implementation of the Consumer Rights Directive 2011 in the Netherlands is likely to result in legal uncertainties concerning the delivery of...12 march 2014
XS Networks and liability for copyright infringement District Court The Hague 24 October 2012 (Brein/XS Networks) The Court of The Hague confirmed...11 march 2013
Court of The Hague of 19 December 2012, case number 412028 Despite the fact that the Register of European Patents is full of patents for...11 january 2013
Facebook can count on more and more attention of businesses, inter alia for the promotion of products and services. One way of doing this is by...30 september 2011
Harmonization in Europe The European Commission has proposed the new Directive on Consumer Rights (the ‘New Directive’) in order to thus...26 july 2011
Cozzmoss is fighting internet infringements on behalf of a great number of Dutch publishers. Whoever posts an article on his website without the...30 june 2011
Judgment of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal, 14 December 2010 (123Video – Ziggo) 23Video operates a website with User Generated Content, on which...27 january 2011
Under European rules on jurisdiction, proceedings against consumers have to be brought before the courts of the member state where the consumer is...27 january 2011
Court of Utrecht 28 July 2010, LJN:BN 2268 (in Dutch), Ryanair Limited/PR Aviation B.V. On its websites wegolo.com and wegolo.nl PR Aviation...30 august 2010
On 22 June the Article 29 Data Protection Working Party (the "Working Party"), the consultative body of the European privacy protection authorities,...16 july 2010
On 6 April 2010 the Dutch Lower House of Parliament adopted a bill curbing the resale of tickets to concerts and sports events, among other things,...29 april 2010