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  • "Solving the Procedural Quagmire for Testing Reverse Payment Settlements," Minnesota Journal of Law, Science and Technology (Spring 2010). Co-Authors: Richard McMillan, Jr., Mary Bram and M. Brinkley Tappan.
  • "Antitrust Developments in the Media and Entertainment Industries," Global Competition Review (2007). Co-Author: Olivier N. Antoine.
  • "Het aansprakelijkheidsregime voor ISP's en andere tussenpersonen in de wet elektronische handel: onbekend en onbemind…" [Case law annotation regarding ISP liability after the Seniorennet decision of the Antwerp Court of First Instance], TBH (2007). Co-Authors: Christoph De Preter and Thomas De Meese.
  • "Country Q&A: United States Information Technology," Practical Law Company, Information Technology Handbook, 2nd Edition (2007-08). Co-Authors: Gaela Bailey, Benjamin T. Butler, Christopher Calsyn, Robin B. Campbell, Charles C. Hwang, Kris D. Meade and John I. Stewart, Jr.
  • "Outwitting the cybersquatter," Trademark World, Issue 196 (April 2007). Co-Authors: Kristof Roox and Olivier Vandroogenbroek.
  • "The Next Telecom Frontier: A 'Net Neutrality' Primer," Global Competition Review of the Americas (October 2006). Co-Authors: Robert Lipstein and Jeffrey Blumenfeld.

    Robert A. Lipstein and Jeffrey Blumenfeld, partners with Crowell & Moring's Antitrust Group, write about the debate over net neutrality.

    An extract from The Antitrust Review of the Americas 2007, a Global Competition Review special report -

  • "European Court Annuls the EC's decision approving the Sony/BMG joint venture," The M&A Lawyer, Volume 10, No 8, 7 (July/August 2006). Author: Olivier N. Antoine.
  • "IT and Information Highways," De Ondernemer (2006). Author: Thomas De Meese.
  • "Application of US Antitrust Law in the Telecommunications Industry in an Era of Rapid Change," Antitrust Review of the Americas 2006 (September 2005). Co-Authors: Wm. Randolph Smith, Jeffrey Blumenfeld and Robert M. Halperin.

    Antitrust partners Wm. Randolph Smith, Jeffrey Blumenfeld and Robert M. Halperin write on the fundamental changes occurring throughout the telecommunications sector that will profoundly alter both the commercial marketplace and the regulatory environment.

    Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research. This article was first published in the Antitrust Review of the Americas 2006 (published in September 2005). For further information please visit

  • Annotation under Antwerp Court of Appeal [Case law annotation regarding liability for establishing hyperlinks], Computerrecht (2004). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "Nieuwe aansprakelijkheidsregels voor de dienstverlener" [New ISP liability rules in Belgium] in VAN EECKE, P. and DUMORTIER, J. (ed.), Elektronische handel. Commentaar bij de wetten van 11 maart 2003, Brugge, Die Keure (March 11, 2003). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • Annotation under Brussels Court of Appeal October 30, 2002 [Case law annotation regarding abuse of dominant position by a domain name registration authority], Computerrecht (2003). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "P2P. Een inleiding tot de werking van peer-to-peer systemen" [An introduction to the functioning of peer-to-peer systems], Kluwer Mediagids (2003). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "Notificatierichtlijn heeft addertje onder het gras" ["Legal pitfalls in the Notification Directive"], Juristenkrant (2003). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "Spectrumregeling en gerechtelijke procedures: kan Europa lessen trekken uit de fouten van de V.S.?" ["Spectrum management and legal proceedings: can Europe learn from the United States' mistakes?"], Jura Falconis (2003). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "Wie heeft nog boodschap aan de boodschap? De aansprakelijkheid van tussenpersonen onder de wet elektronische handel" [ISP liability under the Belgian and European e-commerce legislation], Auteurs & Media (2003). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "De gemeente logt in. Over de controle op telefoon-, Internet- en e- mailgebruik en de aansprakelijkheid van de gemeentelijke overheid terzake" [E-surveillance by the Belgian municipalities], VFG-Forum (2002). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "Gokken via Internet en andere communicatiemiddelen" [Gambling on the Internet and through other means of communication], Kluwer Mediarecht (2002). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "De hervorming van de Belgische Nationale Loterij: gevolgen voor 'online' gokken" [The reform of the Belgian Lottery and online gaming], Computerrecht (2002). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "Online gokken: les jeux ne sont pas encore faits" ["The draft act on the Belgian Lottery"], Juristenkrant (2002). Author: Christoph De Preter.