Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Greece’s legal market is under pressure not only from the Greek financial and economic crisis but also from foreign law firms entering the market from shipping to energy to finance and privatizations, but also general commercial law. Faced with increased competition from law firms with superior resources, it is necessary to upgrade the technological capabilities of Greek law firms. Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC supported this first of its kind conference and participated in the proceedings through Gregory Pelecanos, Senior Partner who spoke on “Legal Tech: from the back-office to customer interactive systems”.
Friday, June 8, 2018
The Institute for Research on Competition Law and Policy (IMEDIPA) jointly with two of the world’s leading academic institutions, University College London and Queen Mary College London, organized its bi-annual competition law conference in Athens with participations from the EU, UK, Germany, France the USA and many other countries. Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates, LPC, a leading competition law firm, once again supported and participated in the conference. Gregory Pelecanos, Senior Partner, presented the topic: “ Upstream and Downstream Concentration in the Food Industry. A case for expanding the reach of Competition Law”.
Saturday, March 3, 2018
The importance of tourism as a growth sector and revenue generator for the Greek economy is indisputable. Therefore Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC supported the 1st Travel Law Forum, an international travel law conference which focused on the airline industry. Gregory Pelecanos, Senior Partner spoke on ”Algorithms, Platforms and Competition Law.”
Friday, February 9, 2018
In view of the GDPR implementation deadline, Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC supported the 2nd Data Protection Forum. Theodore Konstantakopoulos, Senior Associate & Certified DPO, presented the topic: “The conflict of interest as a criterion for DPO appointment”
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Multi-Member Court of First Instance, Kalamata, Judgment No. 3/2018
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC participated in the “Artificial Cosmoi and the Law” conference [Legal Theory and practice in the Era of Artificial Intelligence (AI), machine learning, and robots]. The conference took place on 27.07.2017 in Athens and it was organised by the UCL Centre for Law, Economics & Society (CLES), the Institute for Studies in Competition Law and Policy (IMEDIPA) and the European Public Law Organisation (EPLO).
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC participated in workshop on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), hosted by the Greek e-Commerce Association (GR.EC.A.), which took place on 22.06.2017 in Athens.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
This issue of the Lexing newsletter focuses on a major strategic issue for businesses: cybersecurity. Cybersecurity is a key element of success and sustainability. Amid the cyberattacks that recently hit computers around the world (such as the WannaCry ransomware)
Thursday, June 15, 2017
George Ballas, senior and managing partner, and Theodore Konstantakopoulos, senior associate, participated in the Lexing annual conference, which was held on June 15, 2016 in Milan, Italy. The conference focused on legal issues regarding the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Friday, March 10, 2017
Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC answered the call of the National Telecommunications and Post Commission (EETT) and participated in the public consultation on the amendment of the Regulation on General Authorization.
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Gregory Pelecanos, senior partner, and Theodore Konstantakopoulos, senior associate, participated in the Law Forum on Data Protection & Privacy, which was held on February 17, 2017 at NJV Athens Plaza
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC sponsored and participated in workshop “Security Trends, the Hacking landscape and the upcoming GDPR in practice”, hosted by the Hellenic CIO Forum (Institute of Information and Communications / Hellenic Management Association), which took place on 19.01.2017 in Athens.