Fact sheet: The new B2B-act
In April 2019 the Belgian Parliament adopted a new law prohibiting (i) unfair market practices in B2B relationships, (ii) the abuse of economic dependence, and (iii) the use of unfair B2B contract terms. This act of 4 April 2019 was published in the Belgian official Gazette on 24 May 2019 and has important consequences undertakings.
The rules on unfair B2B market practices have already entered into force on 1 September 2019 and the other rules will enter into force in 2020.
In this fact sheet our Commercial & Litigation team explains the new rules: