Date TBA: How do you set up a (cross-border) webshop?

What legal aspects should you consider before getting started? What are the main differences between a B2B and B2C webshop? Is a dual structure the way to go? What types of information obligations do you have towards your webshop visitors? Which contractual documents should you have in place? Differentiate between website T&C, privacy policy, cookie policy and T&C of sale.

Speakers: Edwin Jacobs and Niels Vandezande

Past events

Scraping information from the internet

What can you freely scrape from the internet? Why can you not simply scrape everything that is online available? Learn about copyright, database law and personal data. What are typical contractual arrangements for the use of online information?

Lessons learned from litigation around internet scraping: learn how you can stay out of trouble. Learn how you can protect yourself against scraping by others.

Speakers: Geert Somers and Lynn Pype


FORMOBILE Results Event - panel discussion

FORMOBILE Results Event

Timelex’s Pieter Gryffroy will be joining a panel discussion on how EU Funded research projects address legal and ethical issues in collecting and analysing digital evidence.

This panel discussion is organized by the FORMOBILE project, in which Timelex participates as a legal expert. To attend the event, please register here.


Cryptocurrencies and how to proceed with them

In this webinar, we will discuss the current state of the law regarding cryptocurrencies, as well the upcoming legal framework proposed by the European Commission. The aim is to guide participants in how they can proceed with cryptocurrencies, and how to avoid the most common legal pitfalls when dealing with this hot topic.

For more information and registration, please visit the Workero Calendar.


Webinar: impact EHDS Regulation on BIGPICTURE project

The European Commission announced that its Proposal for a European Health Data Space (EHDS) Regulation will be published in Q1 of 2022. A common European Health Data Space should promote better exchange and access to different types of health data (electronic health records, genomics data, data from patient registries etc.), not only to support healthcare delivery (so-called primary use of data) but also for health research and health policy making purposes (so-called secondary use of data).

Bottlenecks of commercial contracts

What are the key topics to consider when concluding commercial agreements? Are there mandatory pre-contractual information obligations? What about the new B2B legislation and new Civil Code in Belgium? How can you limit the financial risk of poor performance and damages? How do you differentiate between rigid and flexible commitments? How do you sanction poor performance? What when changing circumstances and force majeure occur (e.g. COVID-19)? What is correct way to terminate and renew contracts? When is there an abuse of contract rights and good faith?


VII Polish Congress on Personal Data Protection

On 13 October 2021, Magdalena Kogut-Czarkowska will speak at an online conference: VII Polish Congress on Personal Data Protection Law. Her main topic is: 'The draft EU regulation on e-privacy - what awaits us?'.

Magdalena will discuss a few subjects:


Bitcoin, cryptocurrency and a vision of the future for us

On 5 October 2021, the Financial Forum West Flanders and the Postgraduate Centre organise an opening event on bitcoin, cryptocurrencies and the future vision on our monetary system. Niels Vandezande will speak about the legal aspects of cryptocurrencies and the underlying technology, blockchain.

This event will take place in Dutch.

Afternoon programme: 14.30 to 18.30 (with coffee and sandwich break)
Evening programme: 19:30 to 21:30 (with closing reception) 
Reception from 2 pm / 7 pm

KU Leuven Campus Kulak Kortrijk / Online
14h30 / 19h30

GDPR for start-ups: the basis and beyond

What is data protection and why is compliance the way to go?

Learn how implementing privacy by design will help you save money and attract investors. We’ll teach you the things you need to know when developing tools for data analytics, treatment of patients, predictive analysis, etc, and what you should consider when working with third parties, especially also when such parties are not established in the EU.

Speakers: Bernd Fiten and Pieter Gryffroy


GDPR: tijd voor maturiteit

During the 'Juristendagen' Geert Somers and Bernd Fiten will speak about data protection in the seminar 'GDPR: time for maturity'. For more information and registration click here

This webinar will be held in Dutch.


go.elDAS - Summit 2021

During this session, Hans will discuss the anticipated Implementing Act of the Single Digital Gateway Regulation, which will provide some further clarity on the expected operating details for the once-only principle in Europe. The session will summarise the general principles and philosophy behind the Act, and its approach to cross border identification and identity matching.