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Maverick Advocaten speaks at Dutch association for competition law

On 28 September 2017 Diederik Schrijvershof spoke about the application of competition law in the healthcare sector at the Dutch association for competition law (Vereniging voor Mededingingsrecht or VvM).  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten in Mediaforum on judicial review of ACM market analysis decisions

Bas Braeken, Marlies Koppenol and Jade Versteeg published an article in Mediaforum on the developments of the case law by the CBb in relation to market analysis decisions of ACM.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten speaks at Annual Conference on Developments in Competition Law

On 5 October 2017 Martijn van de Hel will be one of the speakers at the 15th Annual Conference on Developments in Competition Law.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten reacts to decision to lower revenue thresholds regarding concentrations in healthcare

In a response to the consultation, Maverick Advocaten made propositions for a more effective review of concentrations in healthcare by the Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten lectures at Utrecht University

On 25 July 2017, Joris Ruigewaard and Mattijs Bosch lectured competition law at Utrecht University.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten in leading Dutch newspaper on German car cartel

Bas Braeken was interviewed by the leading Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf on the German car cartel.  Read more >

Maverick and the National Foundation for Eldery aboard the MS de Jordaan

The team of Maverick Advocaten and the National Foundation for Eldery have experienced a great day with 85 eldery people aboard the MS de Jordaan.  Read more >

Diederik Schrijvershof listed as one of the best lawyers in healthcare

Zorgvisie, a professional journal, has chosen Diederik Schrijvershof as one of the best lawyers in the field of healthcare.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten lectures at the University of Amsterdam

On 13 April Joris Ruigewaard lectured competition law at the University of Amsterdam.  Read more >

Legal500: Maverick ‘easily competes with the larger firms’

Legal500 acknowledges Maverick’s strong position on Dutch legal market for competition law.  Read more >

‘’Flourishing competition boutique’’ continues to rise in top Dutch law firms

Chambers has ranked Maverick Advocaten again higher on the list of best law firms in the Netherlands in the field of competition law.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten lectures at Leiden University

On 17 February Bas Braeken lectured competition law at Leiden University.  Read more >

Maverick included in GCR 100

Maverick has again been included in the GCR guide to the world's leading competition law and economic practices.  Read more >

Two experienced lawyers join the ranks of Maverick Advocaten

Mattijs Bosch and Tim Raats will be joining Maverick Advocaten on 1 January 2017.  Read more >

Maverick has relocated and risen to a great height

In light of the rapid growth of our firm we have relocated to Barbara Strozzilaan 360 in Amsterdam (Zuidas).  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten in Who’s Who Legal: TMT

Bas Braeken is mentioned in the 2017 edition of the Who's Who Legal as one of the leading TMT-lawyers in the Netherlands.  Read more >

Case note Joris Ruigewaard judgment Landelijke Huisartsen Vereniging

Joris Ruigewaard wrote a case note for the specialist competition law journal Markt & Mededinging on the judgment of the Rotterdam district court of 17 December 2015 concerning the fine ACM imposed on the Landelijke Huisartsen Vereniging, the national association of general practitioners.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten speaks about joint purchase of expensive prescription drugs

On 13 October 2016 Diederik Schrijvershof spoke about the (im)possibilities for joint purchasing of expensive prescription drugs at the congress Consequences for transparency by add-on registration in 2017, organised by MEI Zakelijke Bijeenkomsten.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten expands with six new talents

Maverick Advocaten is excited to announce that it strengthens its team with three lawyers and three paralegals.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten in national newspaper following truck cartel

Bas Braeken was interviewed by Dutch national newspaper NRC on record fine imposed by the European Commission on participants of the truck cartel.  Read more >

The Maverick Fly Swatter in response to ACM’s anti-cartel campaign

Maverick Advocaten introduces the Maverick Fly Swatter in response to the campaign 'Cartels never go unnoticed' of the Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM).   Read more >

Maverick Advocaten rises again in ranking of top Dutch law firms

The leading international lawyers guide Chambers & Partners has ranked Maverick Advocaten again higher on the list of best law firms in the Netherlands in the field of competition law and telecoms.  Read more >

Legal 500: Maverick Advocaten ‘new household name’

The prestigious international lawyers guide Legal500 ranked Maverick Advocaten higher again on the list of top law firms in the Netherlands in the field of competition law, telecoms and healthcare. Legal500 says that Maverick Advocaten is ‘the new kid on the block but has enough power and energy to become a household name’.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten lectures at Leiden University

On 22 February Bas Braeken lectured competition law at Leiden University.  Read more >

SEO and Maverick Advocaten conduct research on Dutch Competition Act for Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport

At the request of the Ministry of Health, SEO and Maverick Advocaten will conduct research on the possibilities for cooperation between first-line healthcare providers. The report is expected to be published in the summer of 2016.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten included in GCR 100 guide

Maverick Advocaten included in GCR 100, the guide to the world's leading competition law and economics practices.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten launches portal www.ecommercesectorinquiry.com

The portal will provide companies with all the necessary information on the antitrust competition inquiry of the European Commission into the e-commerce sector in the European Union.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten again recommended by Chambers

After previously being recommended by Global Competition Review and Legal500, Maverick Advocaten has now also been classified by prestigious international lawyers guide Chambers & Partners as a Recognised Practitioner.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten one of the top law firms in the Netherlands

Legal500 and Global Competition Review have included Maverick Advocaten in the list of top law firms in the Netherlands in the field of competition law.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten expands further

Jos Gielen joined Maverick Advocaten as an associate on 1 March 2015.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten in the news

On 27 November 2014 a Dutch news bulletin interviewed Bas Braeken about a motion approved by the EP to break up internet companies like Google.  Read more >

Strengthened Maverick Advocaten looks back on successful first year

Maverick Advocaten looks back on a successful first year. With the arrival of Charlotte Eijberts as of 1 September 2014 Maverick Advocaten further expands.  Read more >

Diederik Schrijvershof among the most promising lawyers in Europe

Diederik Schrijvershof is among the 40 best up-and-coming lawyers in Europe who have been included for the first time Chambers.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten publishes overview recent Dutch case-law cartel damage claims

Maverick Advocaten has published an overview of recent Dutch case-law dealing with cartel damage claims.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten publishes overview of Dutch private competition litigation 2013

Bas Braeken has written an overview of Dutch private antitrust litigation in 2013 for the legal journal Markt & Mededinging.  Read more >

Interview Maverick Advocaten in GCR

Global Competition Review interviews Bas Braeken on the intended acquisition of cable operator Ziggo by Liberty Global (UPC).  Read more >

Maverick expands office set up once more

Increasing demand for its services has once again led Maverick to expand its office organisation as from March 1st.  Read more >

Maverick Advocaten lectures at Utrecht and Leiden University

Bas Braeken lectures competition law at Utrecht and Leiden University.  Read more >

Diederik Schrijvershof speaker at EVO Seafreight congress

On 14 March 2014 Diederik Schrijvershof will speak at the EVO Seafreight congress.  Read more >

Interview Maverick in Global Competition Review

An interview with Bas Braeken in Global Competition Review in relation to the alleged preselected magazines cartel.  Read more >

Maverick strengthens its office set-up

The legal practice at Maverick has grown so fast that it was necessary to significantly strengthen the office set-up.  Read more >

Maverick in the news

An interview with Maverick Advocaten has been published in the Global Competition Review. Read the complete article here.  Read more >

Boutique law firm for competition law and regulation opens its doors

Today Maverick Advocaten N.V. (‘Maverick’) opens its doors on Amsterdam’s Zuidas. Maverick is the first boutique law firm in the Netherlands to focus exclusively on advising and representing clients in matters concerning competition law, economic regulation and consumer rights.  Read more >