Van Kaam Advocaten

TMT Department

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What the team is known for Media boutique with a strong track record in media litigation. Acts both on the defendant and claimant side of defamation cases. Handles unlawful publication cases for a wide range of clients, including companies active in the retail, education and real estate sector. Additionally adept at representing clients in cases involving the right to be forgotten.

Strengths"The firm has extensive media litigation experience," affirms one client, who also describes the lawyers as "strategic thinkers and profound, with a very hands-on approach."

Another client observes that all the team members "have done a great job in analysing the issue" and maintained "frequent contact to make sure the work was clear and precise."

Work highlights Represented RTL and Simpel Media in defamation proceedings brought by one of the participants in the TV programme 'Op de vlucht'.

Notable practitioners

One client regards Bertil van Kaam as "a very knowledgeable lawyer, highly experienced in media law and litigation," who is "a strong litigator, a very good negotiator, a strategic partner, an analytical thinker and a responsive and empathic person." He continues to assist Dutch and multinational radio and television broadcasters, as well as corporates and private individuals, with defamation and unlawful publication cases.