Law


Interdisciplinary Doctoral Symposium: Call for Papers

Vesalius College, together with major research universities in Flanders, and supported by the FWO, has the pleasure to invite doctoral students to an interdisciplinary doctoral symposium on ‘Democracy, Rule of Law and Human Rights in Europe and the World in Times of Contestation’. The event will take place in Leuven on 20-21 September 2018, and […]

Spring Guest Lecture: ‘Intellectual Property Law: Why It Matters to Business’

On Wednesday evening, the 28th of February 2018, Bruno Vandermeulen (IP Litigation Lawyer, Partner at Bird & Bird) delivered a lecture at Vesalius College entitled ‘Intellectual Property Law: Why It Matters to Business’. The event was moderated by Stephanie Gardner, Business Law professor at Veco. This dynamic and participative event brought together more than 40 […]

Stephanie Gardner J.D. gives a lecture at ESCA School of Management, Casablanca Morocco

Dr. Stephanie Gardner was invited to deliver a 4-day lecture series on the topic of ‘The Legal Environment of International Business’ at ESCA École de Management in Casablanca, Morocco.  Maintaining its position as No. 1 Business School in Morocco and first in French-speaking Africa, ESCA appears at the top of the international rankings of business […]

Prof. Horst Fischer joins Vesalius College as Distinguished Professor of International Law

Vesalius College is pleased to announce that Professor Horst Fischer joined Vesalius College in the Spring Semester as Distinguished Professor of International Law. Prof. Fischer is an internationally renowned expert on International Humanitarian Law, Human Rights, Disaster Response Law and European Affairs. He had an extensive career as an academic, practitioner and advisor. Joachim Koops, […]

Guest Lecture: “Introduction to Competition Law”

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the evening lecture on: ‘Introduction to Competition Law’ Speaker: Jean-Michel Coumes (Councel, Hogan Lowells International) Date: 29 March (Wed) Time: 18:00 – 20:00 Place: VeCo Room 3, Vesalius College (Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels) Attendance is free but registration is required. * This lecture is also open to the public. To register, please […]

Spring Guest Lecture: ‘Intellectual Property Law: Why It Matters to Business’

On Wednesday the 15th of February 2017, Bruno Vandermeulen (IP Litigation Lawyer, Partner at Bird & Bird) gave a lecture at Vesalius College entitled ‘Intellectual Property Law: Why It Matters to Business’. The dynamic and participative event brought together around 30 students. Mr. Vandermeulen began the lecture with an explanation of the different types of Intellectual […]

Prof. Stephanie Gardner J.D. gives a lecture at ESCA School of Management, Casablanca Morocco

Stephanie Gardner, Business Law Professor at VeCo, was invited by the ESCA Ecole de Management in Casablanca Morocco to deliver a four day seminar on International Business Law to 5th year Master level students. The focus of the course was to provide students with a hands-on approach to international legal issues and concepts through a […]

BA in International & European Law – New in Fall 2015!

For those in legal circles, it’s no secret: the legal profession is changing. The role of the traditional lawyer is evolving, due in large part, to the internet. Online legal forms and faster, easier research means many firms are outsourcing legal tasks to less costly locations around the globe. Recognising these changes, Vesalius College is […]

VeCo has been featured in iStudy Guide Europe

Vesalius College has been featured in iStudy Guide Europe. Please click here to read the article.  

Spring Guest Lecture: “Intellectual Property Law – Why It Matters To Business”

On Tuesday 24th February, Vesalius College hosted the lecture “Intellectual Property Law: Why It Matters To Business” with Prof. Stephanie Gardner J.D. from our Business Department, and Mr. Bruno Vandermeulen, an Intellectual Property litigation lawyer and partner at Bird & Bird, Belgium. The lecture provided an comprehensive overview of the prevailing three intellectual property rights […]