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Class Actions in Belgium

Prof Stefaan Voet (KU Leuven) provided us with an overview of Belgium's new 2014 class action regime.


Lehman Brothers Litigation Against Citibank Belgium: An Update

Global Class Action Exchange member Stefaan Voet (U. Ghent) reports the recent settlement of mass litigation arising out of the Lehman Brothers collapse.

Group Action: A Necessity for Consumers (Brussels, 15 November 2010)

Stefaan Voet (University of Ghent) sends us this Note on a conference discussing future prospects for collective litigation of consumer claims in Europe, organized by the European Consumers Organization and the Belgian Consumers Organization. Further information on the conference is available at

Belgium Report on Class Actions

Belgian Report on Class Actions (2007)

Authors: Matthias Storme; Evelyne Terryn