Seminar for Listed Companies: What You Need to Know About Recent Legal Developments
Jones Day held a seminar on latest developments in both Belgian and European law impacting Belgian listed companies.
Jones Day Capital Markets partners Matthieu Duplat (Brussels) and Linda Hesse (Paris) were joined by Philippe Lambrecht, Professor of Financial Law at the University of Louvain (UCL) and Secretary General and board member of the Federation of Enterprises in Belgium.
The speakers discussed the current status of the new EU Prospectus Regulation, the EU Market Abuse Regulation one year after it took effect across the EU, and the impact of the new EU Shareholders’ Rights Directive on listed companies.
The seminar was attended by approximately 50 participants, primarily General Counsel or Secretaries General of Belgian listed companies from a broad range of industries.