19-06-2023 | Bierens
Meet Zsanett Papp: Our Hungarian legal trainee
At Bierens, we take pride in our traineeship programs, designed specifically to provide young professionals with a kickstart to their careers, including Zsanett Papp. Get to know our Hungarian trainee and how her journey has unfolded at Bierens.
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.
07-01-2022 | Bierens
Bierens Barcelona office has relocated!
Our Spanish office in Barcelona has moved!
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.
19-10-2021 | Yassin Jarmouni
Collecting interest and collection costs in France
Collecting interest and collection costs is much more difficult in France than in other European countries. Our lawyer Yassin Jarmouni explains why.
28-07-2021 | Antonio Illán Box
International jurisdiction in regular proceedings subsequent to the Spanish and European Order for Payment
Find out more about the European Order for Payment and Spanish Order for Payment. Our Spanish lawyer Antonio Illán Box explains everything you should know.
02-03-2021 | Bierens
How does debt collection enforcement in France work?
Find out everything you should know about French enforcement measures. From seizing your debtor's bank account or assets, our native French debt collection specialists and lawyers explain it all.
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.
22-04-2020 | Bart van Onna
The 10 golden debt collection tips during COVID-19
Debt collection during COVID-19: What is the best strategy? Our debt collection specialists and lawyers share the 10 golden tips for debt collection during the Corona 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.
25-03-2020 | Bierens
Judicial debt collection and the coronavirus: the status of European courts
In many European countries there is a lockdown, which also affects several courts in Europe. Read here about the impact of the Coronavirus on judicial collection.
13-01-2020 | Bierens
Meet Lincy Endevoets, our new Dutch legal assistant
Dutch legal assistant Lincy Endevoets has recently joined our international debt recovery team. Lincy focuses on debt recovery cases in the Netherlands. Wondering what she can do for you? Read our article.
15-11-2019 | Marieke Schepens
Bierens Superheroes Hackathon: talented students, 36 hours of work and brilliant ideas
In October, Bierens ran their first Hackathon event and it was sensational! Want to know what happened during the 36 hours? Read our overview to find out!
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.
04-10-2019 | Lisa Hulshof
What is happening with Brexit?
Deceiving the Queen, a Prime Minister under attack, a government in disarray and high court judges walking out on meetings with the European Minister. What is happening with Brexit? Read more.
13-09-2019 | Bierens
Pictures Credit Summer Event 2019 - Belgium
Were you at Credit Summer Event 2019 - Belgium? Have a look at our pictures. Would you like to receive pictures for your own archive in better quality? Let us know, send us a message.
06-08-2019 | Marieke Schepens
The international debtors top 10 excuses
Some debtors will do anything to get out of paying an unpaid invoice. Read here the top 10 excuses international debtors have actually used on us to get out of paying!
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.
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.
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 | Raymond Arnoldus
Bankruptcy Intertoys: 6 questions for suppliers
Today it became known that toy chain Intertoys has been declared bankrupt. Curious what this means for you as a supplier? Read on now!
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.
14-02-2019 | Bierens
Brexit and Business: What's Happening?
Political turmoil reigns, but since the referendum was announced in 2016, the UK’s markets have suffered from instability and the devaluing of the Pound. But what’s going on now?
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/.
04-02-2019 | Lisa Hulshof
International practice expanding! British Lawyer Jamie Ashford
Our international practice is growing fast! With the addition of British lawyer Jamie Ashford, our international team has been strengthened even further.
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.
27-12-2018 | Kornelija Gudzevičiūtė
Happy New Year from Bierens
Happy New Year from all of us at Bierens. We wish you a happy, prosperous 2019. And remember, if you have unpaid invoices, get in touch today. Our team of international lawyers can help you start the new year right.
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.
04-12-2018 | Athanasios Kamtsiou
5 debt tips for a worry free Christmas
Do you have unpaid invoices? Get in touch with us today. Our team of international debt recovery lawyers, can start collecting your outstanding invoices so you can relax this Christmas.
16-10-2018 | Yassin Jarmouni
How to Prove your Claim in a French Court?
Do you know how to prove your claim in a French Court? Our French debt collection lawyer, Yassin Jarmouni, provides some useful information for recovering your unpaid invoices, even without proof.
02-10-2018 | Maria Marquezini Cará
3 Useful Tips About Debt Recovery in Brazil
Do you have an unpaid invoice from a Brazilian company? Here are 3 useful tips for debt recovery in Brazil that will help you collect your unpaid invoices.
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 | Bart van Onna
Lawyer Bart van Onna 25 years at Bierens!
It is been 25 years ago this week, that our Dutch lawyer Bart van Onna joined Bierensgroup. A big milestone for Bart and our office!
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.
19-03-2018 | Antonio Illán Box
Check fraud in Spain
In Spain, credit transfers from a supplier to a factoring company is a business potential with red flags. Many fraudulent activities can take place with these type of transactions.
26-01-2018 | Bierens
Legal Hackers take over the Amsterdam office!
The Legal Hackers event took place tonight at our office in Amsterdam. This event was focused on “Securing the Cyberspace”. The presentation was fully attended with three experts lecturing in the area of cybersecurity.
27-07-2016 | Bierens