Marcel was involved in ground-breaking legal proceedings, e.g. the introduction of “free internet” (Ilse/Wanadoo), the development of image rights in professional football (the Croky affair), the introduction of database protection (Telegraaf/NVM) and resale right (Simonis & Buunk/Pictoright).
Marcel is a member of the Supervisory Board Copyright law (CvTA), board member of the Copyright Association (VvA). He is president of the journal of copyright-, media- and information and the author of the book “Geen beelden Geen nieuws”. Marcel was partner at Houthoff Buruma and has worked for the Holland Festival.
Monica specialises in corporate law and governance. She has extensive experience with mergers, partnerships and disputes in non-profit, cultural and health care organisations. She is a board member of various cultural institutions (Amsterdam Bar, Groene Amsterdammer, VPRO and Bijbels Museum) and has taught several post-graduate courses. She was a lecturer at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) from 2007-2012 (Master Arts and Law).
Monica is listed as an official to be appointed in legal proceedings with The Enterprise Chamber of The Court of Appeals in Amsterdam.
Corstiaan has been admitted to the Amsterdam Bar in January 2018 and has been working in the legal practice of Bremer & De Zwaan since October 2016. Corstiaan studied law at the Radboud University in Nijmegen and wrote his thesis on the ‘parody-exception’ in copyright. During his studies (master criminal and civil law) Corstiaan worked at the public prosecutor's office in The Hague. Corstiaan is a fanatic basketball player who played in the Dutch pro league for Matrixx Magixx Nijmegen and currently plays for Harlem Lakers (Amsterdam).
Corstiaan is a member of the Young Litigators Society and member of the editorial board ‘Intellectual Property’ of OpenRecht.