Guillaume RUE

Guillaume has built strong international legal and business experience focusing on the Technology Media Telecommunication industry. He regularly negotiates complex, multi-jurisdiction deals and has developed a pragmatic business approach to negotiating. He provides legal interim management services in his areas of expertise. He travels extensively on behalf of the clients in order to provide efficient assistance on site.

He regularly assists hardware manufacturers, software developers, system integrators, ecommerce players, telecommunications operators and suppliers of ICT-related services. Guillaume Rue advises regularly techno and web startups to address the intricate issues that can arise during a deal, or along the road to market. He is also on the boards of communication and online marketing industry associations developing self-regulation of the market. He also has a broad experience in the industry of Mobile Payment.

Guillaume navigates clients through issues related to Regulatory compliance, Data privacy, transfer and security, Government contracts and funding issues.

He participates as a speaker at seminars, conferences and training. He regularly writes articles on commercial law and new technologies and he is head of the Commercial Law and IT section of the journal “Bulletin Juridique & Social” (ed. Anthemis).

Guillaume is a third-Party Deciders which CEPANI to resolve .be domain name disputes.

Bar

Brussels Bar 2002

Education

DES – Law and Management of Information and Communication Technologies, Facultés Notre-Dame de la Paix – Namur, 2001.

Law Degree – Université Catholique de Louvain (U.C.L.) & University of Central England (Birmingham – UK), 2000