Boekx Advocaten

TMT Department

Netherlands
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What the team is known for Boutique firm with expertise in highly publicised media disputes, including defamation, image rights and advertising income claims. Represents international and local companies, as well as private individuals, in various contentious issues involving advertising matters and cases related to the right to be forgotten. Also advises freelance journalists on litigation proceedings against publishers regarding standard remuneration.

Strengths One client appreciates the team's ability to maintain a high standard of service and, at the same time, an informal approach with the client, saying: "The accessibility and service orientation is optimal."

Work highlights Represented Follow The Money in injunctive proceedings for alleged defamation initiated by the General Dutch Association for the Elderly.

Notable practitioners

Matthijs Kaaks is recognised for his expertise in the media sector with a particularly strong track record in defamation litigation. He continues to advise leading Dutch players involved in landmark defamation and advertising-related proceedings.