I am Peter Wytinck
EU Law, Competition and Regulation specialist
Retail and Consumer Goods specialist

Peter Wytinck

Peter provides strategic, business-oriented advice and has litigation skills under European law, Belgian and EU competition law, market practices and commercial disputes.

He defends clients before the Court of Justice, the General Court, the European Commission, the Belgian courts and competition authorities.

Furthermore, Peter regularly advises and represents clients before the Belgian courts on product regulation and consumer law and market practices. This practice includes administrative negotiations and procedures. He also often litigates regarding issues of parallel imports before national and international courts.

Peter has written numerous articles on Belgian and EU law in leading Belgian and European law reviews journals. He is editor-in-chief of the Belgian Competition Journal and gives lectures at conferences and universities.

  • Languages: Dutch, French, English
  • Admitted to the Brussels Bar: 1990
  • Partner since: 2000


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L’imitation n’est contraire aux pratiques honnêtes du marché qu’à titre exceptionnel

Short Reads - Le 5 septembre 2017, la Cour d’appel de Bruxelles a à nouveau considéré qu’en l’absence de violation d’un droit de propriété intellectuelle, un argument faisant valoir qu’une imitation est contraire aux pratiques honnêtes du marché au sens de l’article VI.104 du Code de droit économique (« CDE ») n’aboutirait pas rapidement. [1] 

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Qualifying dawn raid documents as 'in scope' or 'out of scope': marginal review by Belgian Court

Short Reads - On 13 December 2017, the Brussels Court of Appeal rendered a judgment clarifying the qualification 'in scope' and 'out of scope' of documents seized by the Belgian Competition Authority (BCA) during dawn raids at the applicants' (Distripaints NV and Novelta NV) premises. The dawn raids were launched after a complaint by SA Durieu Coatings, which accused both distributors of colluding with its competitor Akzo Nobel.

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Tandartsen mogen reclame maken, plastische chirurgen niet ?

Short Reads - Een Belgische rechter vroeg bij prejudiciële vraag aan het Hof van Justitie of de Belgische wet van 23 mei 2013 die een verbod in het leven roept om reclame te verspreiden voor ingrepen van esthetische heelkunde of niet-heelkundige esthetische geneeskunde, wel verenigbaar was met de Richtlijn oneerlijke handelspraktijken (hierna de “Richtlijn”)[1].

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