Lawyers professional secrecy - important case before EU Court of Justice

The Constitutional Court of Belgium has requested a preliminary ruling from the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) about exceptions to reporting tax arrangements under the EU Council’s Directive 2018/822 (DAC6).

On February 19, 2021, The Belgium high court, Grondwettelijk Hof, filed a request for an opinion from the CJEU (case C-694/20) regarding a DAC6 issue that the Flemish Bar Council and Belgian Association of Tax Lawyers raised on December 21 2020.

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New Mediation Committee

We have a pleasure to inform you that as a consequence of the very successful webinar on mediation which took place on January 28, 2021 the AEA-EAL Board decided to establish a Mediation Committee to promote alternative dispute resolution mechanism among legal profession, to promote use of the mediation by lawyers and to provide knowledge and know-how on this tool.

We invite AEA-EAL Members, who are mediators or who wish to deal with this issue to join the Mediation Committee. Please send your submissions to secretary-general@aea-eal.eu cc office@aea-eal.eu till April 16, 2021.

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Happy Easter!

Dear Friends,
Best wishes and all the best for Easter. Let this time be full of joy for all of you, your families and friends!

Chers Amis,
Meilleurs voeux et tout le meilleur pour Pâques. Que ce temps soit plein de joie pour vous tous, vos familles et vos amis!

Дорогие друзья,
Наилучшие пожелания и всего наилучшего на Пасху. Пусть это время будет радостным для всех вас, ваших близких и друзей!

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