Business law

Belgian Code of company law

In 1999 Belgium introduced it's Code of company law. It was a compilation of dispersed legislation.

Since 19th centruy Belgium had it's Code of Commerce and company law was a part of that code. As more and more articles of the Code of Commerce were suspended, what remained after 1999, is a very thiny code. The Belgian Code of company law on the other hand contains over 800 articles.