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Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh

Counsel


Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh is a counsel at Crowell & Moring’s Brussels Office and a member of the firm’s Antitrust & Competition Group. Her practice involves the full range of EU and Belgian competition law including restrictive practices, merger control, and state aid.

Marieke focuses in particular on antitrust damages recovery. She assists clients in proceedings relating to actions for damages for competition law infringements. Marieke also assists clients in the e-commerce sector with matters relating to online sales and presence.

Marieke’s experience includes counseling national and international clients on cooperation, exclusivity and distribution agreements, across various industries, including the transport and telecom sector and the entertainment industry. In addition, she has represented clients before the Belgian competition authority and the EU Commission in merger proceedings and competition investigations.

Prior to joining Crowell & Moring, Marieke worked at the EU Competition Practice of one of Belgium’s largest independent law firms, where she advised national and international companies on various competition-related matters, as well as represented several clients before the Belgian Competition Authority, the Belgian courts, and the European Commission.

Education

  • Ghent University, J.D. (2012) magna cum laude
  • New York University School of Law, LL.M. competition, innovation, and information law (2016)

Affiliations

Admitted to practice: Belgium and before the European Court

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Practices

Antitrust / Competition (Brussels)

Corporate and Commercial (Brussels)

Dispute Resolution (Brussels)

Recovery

Antitrust Compliance and Audit (Brussels)

Antitrust Counseling and Litigation (Brussels)

Belgian Competition

Antitrust Damages Recovery (Brussels)

Merger Control (Brussels)

Distribution (Brussels)

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"New Vertical Block Exemption Regulation (VBER) and Guidelines: What’s Changing for Distribution Relationships?" Crowell & Moring Webinar, 2022. (September 20, 2022). Speakers: Thomas De Meese and Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh.
Speech/Presentation
"EU Commission Adopts New Rules for Distribution Agreements: What’s to Come for Distribution Relationships in the Digital Age?," Antitrust Law 'In The News' (May 18, 2022). Contacts: Thomas De Meese, Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh
Client Alert / Newsletter
"EU Commission Publishes Draft New Rules for Distribution Agreements: What’s to Come for Distribution Relationships in the Digital Age?," Antitrust Law Alert (August 24, 2021). Contacts: Thomas De Meese, Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh, Yaël Rager
Client Alert / Newsletter
"Change is Coming: Current and Proposed Institutional Reform in Competition Law and The Path Forward," Antitrust Law Alert (July 21, 2021). Contacts: Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh, Julie van Hevele, Peter Broadhurst, Karel Bourgeois
Client Alert / Newsletter
"Belgian Competition Authority Fines Caudalie for Imposing Minimum Resale Prices and Online Sales Restrictions on Its Selective Distributors," Antitrust Law Alert (July 7, 2021). Contacts: Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh, Thomas De Meese
Client Alert / Newsletter
"Competition Law Aspects of M&A Transactions: FAQs from In-House Counsel," Webinar in collaboration with IJE/IBJ, Brussels, Belgium (June 17, 2021). Presenters: Thomas De Meese, Peter Broadhurst, and Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh.
Speech/Presentation
"Brussels Market Court overturns BCA's decision to fine Caudalie for RPM and online sales restrictions. BCA cannot have its cake and eat it too,," Competitio, pp. 61-84 (2021/4). Author: Marieke Van Nieuwenbourgh.
Publication
"State Aid in Times of Recovery and transition: What You Need to Know," Webinar in collaboration with IJE/IBJ, Brussels, Belgium (March 9, 2021). Presenters: Karel Bourgeois and Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh.
Speech/Presentation
"State Aid in Times of COVID-19: European Commission Prolongs and Expands Temporary COVID-19 State Aid Framework," Antitrust Law Alert (February 2, 2021). Contacts: Karel Bourgeois, Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh
Client Alert / Newsletter
"Creating Tomorrow: Digitization of Retail and Consumer Products - Distribution Relationships in the Digital Age - The competition rules applying to vertical agreements under review," Crowell & Moring Webinar (November 24, 2020). Presenters: Thomas De Meese and Marieke Van Nieuwenborgh.
Speech/Presentation

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