Bird & Bird (The Hague)

Joost van Roosmalen

Bird & Bird (The Hague)
Lawyer (Associate)

As an associate in the regulatory team in The Hague, Joost van Roosmalen uses his broad knowledge of competition law and regulatory matters to advise clients on both contentious and non-contentious matters. Businesses dealing in the communications, postal and information technology (IT) sectors often see themselves confronted with complex regulations, having to deal with both European and national laws. He regularly advises both incumbents as well as entrants in these sectors in disputes against competitors and supervisory authorities. This has offered him valuable experience in advising clients on day-to-day regulatory issues, as well as in complex court proceedings. Clients benefit from Joost van Roosmalen regulatory background, working as counsel for the Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM). He is experienced in dealing with European and national laws, and committed to providing his clients with practical and concrete advice. During his studies of International Economic Law and International Business Law, Joost van Roosmalen focused on both Competition Law as well as regulatory matters. He uses this knowledge, combined with his regulatory background, to work together with clients to reach their full potential in regulated markets. Joost van Roosmalen chose to become a lawyer at Bird & Bird because of its great reputation in the tech & comms sector. He is a member of Bird & Bird’s Tech & Comms Group.

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564 Bulletin

Annette Printz Nielsen, Hans Svensson, Kim Kit Ow, Slawomir Szepietowski, Stefano Febbi, Konrad Siegler, Michael Jünemann, Kristiina Lehvilä, Ivan Sagál, Michelle Chan, Shane Barber, Joost van Roosmalen, Trystan Tether, Pauline Kuipers, Scott McInnes, Cathie-Rosalie Joly, Adrian Calvo The Dutch Competition Authority publishes its report on the role of big techs in the payment market


Dutch regulator calls for tighter regulation of Big Techs in payment market study On 1 December 2020, the Dutch competition authority (ACM) published its long-awaited report on the role of major technology firms (Big Techs) in the payment market. The publication of the report was expected in (...)

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