08-06-2022 | Bierens
Fake e-mails or phishing messages from Bierens? Here's what to do.
We sometimes receive reports of fake emails circulating. It seems that the sender is working at Bierens, but upon further investigation, this turns out to be false. What should you do if you suspect that you have received a phishing message? We will explain it to you.
04-05-2022 | Bierens
Earn your stripes at Bierens – Are you ready to take the next step?
Starting from where we’ve left of from unleashing potential in an intense battlefield, the journey continues to earn your stripes at Bierens. Find out more about our culture and what working at Bierens looks like.
30-11-2021 | Antonio Illán Box
"Express bankruptcy" and liability of directors in Spain
With a surge of bankruptcy cases of 86.5% in Spain, the trend is expected to continue in 2022. With measures in place to collect when your Spanish debtor has been declared bankrupt, lawyer Antonio Illán Box explains more.
18-10-2021 | Bierens
Beware! Fake emails are in circulation using the name of Bierens European Collection Attorneys
Beware! Fake emails are in circulation using the name of Bierens European Collection Attorneys.
10-03-2021 | Laurens van der Lof
Letter of credit
A letter of credit is a form of security for international business. Read here how you as an entrepreneur can be more certain that you will be paid for your delivered goods.
05-01-2021 | Antonio Illán Box
Fashion stores closed, who pays the suppliers?
With a decline in fashion and retail sales due to COVID-19, Spanish suppliers will increasingly face more difficulties. Our lawyer Antonio Illán Box explains what is to be expected. Find out more here.
05-01-2021 | Folkert Terpstra
7 Myths of the Dutch bankruptcy petition
The bankruptcy petition is one of the most effective means of debt collection in the Netherlands. With the bankruptcy petition, you do not declare your debtor bankrupt, you simply pressurise your Dutch debtor to pay. Our lawyer Folkert Terpstra explains more.
16-12-2020 | Alexandru Buzamet
Brexit: The impact on Debt Collection and Cross-Border Dispute Resolution
How will Brexit affect businesses? Find out the impact on debt collection after Brexit and cross-border dispute resolution. Our specialists explain the most important procedures and how these may affect you.
30-03-2020 | Bierens
How to deal with debt collection during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis
Coronavirus and COVID-19 are causing financial difficulties to companies all around Europe. Read here our advice on how to deal with outstanding invoices and debt collection during the coronavirus crisis.
30-03-2020 | Bierens
Consequences of the coronavirus crisis on payment behaviour of European companies
The measures taken to combat coronavirus and COVID-19 pandemic are highly affecting payment behaviour of European companies. Read this article for more information on payment bahaviour of European companies during the coronavirus crisis.
30-03-2020 | Bierens
Government initiatives to support companies during the coronavirus crisis
The coronavirus has a considerable financial impact on many companies.That is why European governments have taken various measures to support companies. Read about the support offered in European countries.
23-02-2020 | Antonio Illán Box
How much interest can I agree upon with my Spanish buyer for late payments?
05-11-2019 | Chiara Paganelli
A new superhero joins our Italian desk: Chiara Paganelli
Do you have a debtor in Italy or Spain? A new superhero has joined our Italian desk and can get your money back from an Italian or Spanish debtor. Contact Chiara today and find out how she can help you.
14-10-2019 | Hanneke Zandvoort
Transformation: why is it important to international debt collection?
Transformation is pivotal if businesses want to thrive. They need to draw on all their resources, work together and keep informed if they want to stay ahead of the curve. Read our article to find how we use transformation in our business.
10-10-2019 | Lisa Hulshof
Bierens welcomes Maral Mamedova to their international team
Maral Mamedova joins Bierens, strengthening our international desks and supporting the French and Russian desks. If you have an unpaid invoice with an international debtor, contact Maral today.
24-09-2019 | Lisa Hulshof
7 Debt Collection Myths
Business owners have misconceptions and fears when it comes to hiring a debt collection agency. Read our 7 debt collection myths, and the truth about them.
26-08-2019 | Belén Lopez Morata
5 types of debtors: How can you get your invoice paid?
Are you dealing with a difficult debtor and unpaid invoices? Find out more about what type of debtor you have and read our helpful tips on the best way to approach them for successful debt recovery.
28-05-2019 | Lisa Hulshof
8 Tips for lowering your DSO (day sales outstanding)
For many credit managers, achieving and/or maintaining a low DSO (daily sales outstanding) is a key KPI, and for good reason. Read our 8 tips on how to improve your DSO.
19-03-2019 | Denise Mathijssen
Preparations for Brexit: commercial contracts and Brexit clauses
Is your business ready for Brexit? Read our blog to find out more about preparing for Brexit. If you have not prepared anything ahead of 29th March 2019, contact us immediately! With only a few weeks to go, you have very little time to prepare yourself for a possible Brexit.
18-03-2019 | Denise Mathijssen
Enforcement and recognition of court judgments after Brexit
How will Brexit affect the enforcement and recognition of court judgments? Read our blog to find out more or contact us today. Our international lawyers can help with all your Brexit questions.
14-03-2019 | Denise Mathijssen
No deal Brexit: Procedural Changes
What will a 'no-deal' brexit look like when it comes to applicable law and competence of court? Our specialists can advise about how Brexit might affect you and what the best possible steps are in judicial procedures against a UK based company. Contact us today.
12-03-2019 | Denise Mathijssen
Brexit: Deal, no deal or extension?
Will there be a 'deal', 'no-deal' or 'extension' Brexit? Our specialists can advise how Brexit might affect you and what the best possible steps are in judicial procedures against a UK based company. Contact us today.
07-03-2019 | Denise Mathijssen
How will Brexit affect European procedures?
Will there be a ‘deal’, a ‘no deal’ or an ‘extension’ Brexit? What are the effects of these scenarios on European Procedures? Our international lawyers can answer all your business concerns regarding Brexit. Contact us today to find out more.
04-03-2019 | Vivienne Broeze
International practice expanding! Intern Vivienne Broeze joins Bierens German Desk
Vivienne Broeze, joined Bierens in January 2019, strengthening our German desk. Do you have unpaid invoices from a German customer, or would you like more information about collections in Germany? Vivienne and her colleagues can help. Get in touch today!
21-02-2019 | Eniada Seitaj
International practice expanding! Eniada Seitaj joins our Italian Desk
Our international practice is growing fast! Eniada Seitaj joins our Italian desk, strengthening the services we provide for Italy. Do you have an Italian debtor? Contact Eniada today, she is happy to help.
11-02-2019 | Zijad Jusic
Bierens Lawyers provide expertise to New York Bar Association
Our international lawyers, Marielene de Ruijter – Van Den Brand and Zijad Jusic provided their expertise on the subject regarding options for judicial and arbitral awards in the Netherlands. To read the whole article, visit http://www.nysba.org/IntlPracticum/.
17-01-2019 | Athanasios Kamtsiou
How to safeguard your company from an economic crisis
Do you know how to protect your business during an economic crisis? Our team of international lawyers can help. We are experts in contracts, litigation and debt recovery and can advise on the best route of action to protect your business. Get in touch today to find out how we can help you.
17-12-2018 | Lisa Hulshof
How does Father Christmas run an efficient business?
Even Father Christmas must find it tough sometimes to run a business successfully. If you have outstanding invoices, get in touch with us today. We will alleviate your debt recovery concerns, so you can relax this Christmas.
22-11-2018 | Lisa Hulshof
Brexit: how will it affect your business?
How Brexit will affect your business exactly is still unclear. We can help to mitigate your risk. If you conduct business nationally or internationally, get in touch today.
11-10-2018 | Daniela Pizzuto
International Practice Expanding! Italian Lawyer Daniela Pizzuto
Bierens International practice has expanded. Italian lawyer, Daniela Pizzuto joins our international debt recovery team and specialises in debt collection cases for Italian companies.
14-09-2018 | Bierens
Staying ahead of the crisis in Turkey
Doing business in Turkey? Worried about unpaid invoices and how to recover your debt? Here is our advice to help you conduct business with Turkish companies and keep you ahead of the crisis.
20-07-2018 | Maria Marquezini Cará
Expansion of International Practice: Lawyer Maria Marquezini Cara
Our international practice is growing fast. In recent months, we have strengthened our international team with debt collection lawyers and specialists. Since the autumn of 2017, the Brazilian lawyer Maria Marquezini Cara is part of our international team. Maria handles business in Portugal and Brazil.
20-07-2018 | Bierens
7 Debt Collection Tips for Small Businesses
In practice we notice that small business don’t arrange their policy the right way which leads to debt with unpaid invoices. We listed 7 tips below to minimize this risk of debt collection for small business.
20-07-2018 | Belén Lopez Morata
Dani Alves is back on the Spanish defaulter list
The Spanish tax authorities have published a list of defaulters in June 2018 again on their website. This list mentions persons and companies that owe more than one million euros to the Spanish tax authorities. This year there are again well-known names on the list...
13-07-2018 | Marieke Schepens
6 Tips for Effective Debt Collection Calls
Calling a debtor and asking them for money is never a nice thing to do. But often, calling is one of the most effective ways to get your customer to pay. Here are our top six tips from our debt collection specialists for more successful debt collection calls.
15-06-2018 | Marieke Schepens
The credit manager of the future will let a Billy do the work
What does the future of credit management look like? That was a central question during the third edition of the Credit Summer Event. Over 150 credit managers and financial professionals came to the head office to hear and discuss the latest developments in the area of credit management.
18-10-2016 | Bierens