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The Construct of Parental Company Liability

Lexis ® PSL Competition
June 2014

Steptoe partner Yves Botteman and associate Agapi Patsa, both in the firm’s Brussels office, authored a practice note titled “The Construct of Parental Company Liability” for Lexis® PSL Competition.  The note explains the legal foundation and rationale underlying the construct of parental company liability by looking at recent case law on the scope of the construct and its application, as well as its practical impact for companies in regard to leniency and potential fines.