Dominique Bogaert

Dominique was admitted at the Brussels bar in April 1988.

She graduated from the Université Libre ed Bruxelles and holds a special degree in European Law from the Institute of the European Studies of the ULB.

Dominique advises and handles litigation cases related to commercial contracts. She has expertise in commercial intermediation, amongst others (concession contracts, agency contracts, franchising contracts and commission contracts). She regularly handles issues concerning the financing of projects by public entities, and to public markets.

She also specialized in the assistance of non-profit organizations (NPOs, international NPOs and foundations)

Her knowledge of the Italian language enables her to assist Italian companies in the fulfillment of their projects or the management of their litigation in Belgium as well as assisting Italian and Belgian companies.

 

Expertise

Commercial lawEuropean, Distribution LawAdministrative and Public procurementItalian Desk, Nonprofit organizations, Product liability, Civil law and liability 

 

Publications and conferences

Conferences

January 2015, "Recent Developments about the managers' duties and liabilities in non profit organizations (ASBL-VZW, AISBL-IVZW)

March 2015, "Liability for defective products”, COSMOPACK, Bologna.

November 2012, "Safe management saves management” in "Current legal issues for not-profit organizations”, Seminar De Wolf & Partners, Brussels.

May 2012, "Impatto della fiscalita belga per I funzionari europei”, seminar FFPE, Brussels

March 2010, "What does not-for-profit mean? Limits and Risks” in "Current legal issues for not-profit organizations”, Seminar De Wolf& Partners, Brussels.

March 2009, "Più Lavoro” - V Congresso Nazionale, Associazione Nazionale Forense: "Superare la crisi, guardare al futuro”, Napoli.

Publications:

"Il Bollettino” 2010 – review of the "Associazione dei Giuristi di Lingua Italiana” – "Sentenza della Corte di Cassazione Belga – Interpretazione della Convenzione di Vienna – Possibilità di modificare le condizioni finanziarie di un contratto senza che sia necessario il comune consenso delle parti

Arrêt "Quenon" : rupture d'un contrat d'agence commerciale et sort de l'indemnité complémentaire, Journal de droit européen, February 2016