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Nicole
Van Crombrugghe
EXPERT
COUNTRY
Belgium
FIELD
Agency, Distribution,
Professional details
Faber Inter Legal
Phone: +32 2 373 09 10
Nicole
Van Crombrugghe
ARBITRATOR
COUNTRY
Belgium
Phone: +32 2 373 09 10
IDI Functions
Country Expert for Belgium – Agency and Distribution Arbitrator
Others
member of the International Union of Lawyers (currently editor-in-chief of the “Juriste International “) Member of the IBA (former chair of the International Sales Committee) Member of the Women on Board Member of the Associazione Internazionale Giuristi di Lingua Italiana Member of the the European Women Lawyers Association (former Board member)
Year of birth
1954
Education
Licence in Law, UCL University Certificate in “Banking and Financial Law”, UCL
Professional qualifications
Attorney admitted to the Brussels Bar in 2017 Deputy magistrate to the Brussels Court of Appeal.
Current professional position
Lawyer
Practical experience
Drafting of contracts, Litigation
Languages
French (mother tongue), Dutch, English, Italian, passive knowledge of German
Languages
French, English, Dutch, Italian
Professional qualifications
Law degree, Admitted to bar
Experience in the field of distribution
Commercial agency, Intermediaries, Distributorship, Franchising
Litigation experience
Litigation before national courts as counsel.
Arbitration experience
International Arbitration as counsel.
Distribution cases
  1. A German franchisor appointed a franchisee in Luxembourg pursuant to 5 franchising agreements.
  2. A German franchisor terminated for serious breach of contract the franchising agreement which he concluded with a Belgian franchisee.
  3. The contract of a Belgian company running sale outlets for a large Belgian supermarket operator was terminated for cause.
  4. An Italian supplier appointed a Belgian distributor for the Belgian territory pursuant to a verbal agreement.
  5. An Irish company appointed a Belgian company as its distributor for Belgium for the sale of poultry products.