Laura Broers is a decisive, pragmatic and results-driven lawyer. Laura combines practical experience with a clear understanding of her client’s commercial goals to create the most effective advise. Laura’s advice ensures that clients know where they stand.
Laura is an experienced litigator and regularly acts on behalf of her clients in urgent and publicity-sensitive cases. Laura specialises in media and advertising law, and in intellectual property law. She has been involved in groundbreaking cases and is permanent legal advisor to a number of collecting societies.
Laura is a member of various professional organisations and is also a member of the editorial board of the Dutch law journal Mediaforum. Laura commenced her legal career in 2011.
Recent matters handled by Laura
Le Poole Bekema regularly advises Telegraaf Media Groep in proceedings concerning press publications. Recently Le Poole Bekema appeared before the Court of Amsterdam in preliminary proceedings regarding a #metoo matter. The Amsterdam Court ruled that the statements in De Telegraaf were sufficiently justified by the facts. In proceedings initiated by Loterijverlies, the Court of Amsterdam dismissed all Loterijverlies’ claims, including a claim for a profession ban on De Telegraaf journalists Bart Mos and Paul Jansen.