time.lex

TMT Department

Belgium
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What the team is known for

Prominent boutique firm specialising in IT and data protection, with particular expertise assisting public institutions. Represents clients in litigious cases relating to the use of private information, as well as disputed IT contracts. Additionally advises on non-contentious mandates regarding the adequacy of data privacy provisions.

Strengths

Clients praise the team for being "very experienced, focused and knowledgeable, combining a practical approach with a scholarly background."

Others are pleased with the firm's work, saying: "We always get quick and to-the-point advice."

Work highlights

Represented the Belgian Ministry of Social Security in a dispute against a consultancy regarding the failed implementation of new software.

Notable practitioners

Frederic Debusseré represents a prominent clientele in data protection mandates including cross-border regulatory compliance cases. He additionally handles contentious matters, representing clients before the Brussels Court of Appeal in relation to surveillance and social media matters. He is renowned for his expertise in gambling laws and described as "an expert in his domain."

Jos Dumortier advises clients including governmental bodies, regulators and multinational companies on data protection mandates. His expertise includes European GDPR compliance, as well as advising on US and Russian data protection law.