Personal profile

Introduction

Quentin Van Enis is a lecturer in Contract Law, in IT Law and in Media Law.

He is the author of a doctoral thesis entitled "Rethink the press freedom in the era of technological convergence ", defended in June 2014, and that led him to become interested in how the law deals with the changes in the media landscape brought about by the emergence of the internet.

In addition to his activities at the University, he is attorney at law at the Brussels Bar, a member of the Council of journalistic ethics ( CDJ ) and a member of the editorial board of the R.D.T.I. Law Review ("Revue de droit des technologies de l'information").

Areas of expertise

Media Law
Freedom of expression
Human Rights
IT Law
e-Commerce Law
Contract Law
Tort Law

External responsabilities

Attorney at Law at the Brussels Bar
Member of the "Conseil de déontologie journalistique" for 2014-2017 (self-regulatory press council)
Member of the editorial board of the R.D.T.I. Law Review ("Revue de droit des technologies de l'information")
 

Diplomas

PhD in Law, University of Namur, 2014
Complementary master in Human Rights, FUSL, 2009 (magna cum laude)
Master in Law, UCL, 2007 (magna cum laude)
Erasmus exchange, University of Salamanca (Spain), 2007
Bachelor in Law, FUSL, 2004 (magna cum laude)

External responsabilities

Attorney at Law at the Brussels Bar
Invited Lecturer at the University of Louvain (UCL)
Expert in IT Law for the French-speaking chambers of the Legislation Division of the Belgian Council of State
Member of the "Conseil de déontologie journalistique" for 2014-2017 (self-regulatory press council)
Member of the editorial board of the R.D.T.I. Law Review ("Revue de droit des technologies de l'information")
Invited Professor at the UCAO (Université catholique de l'Afrique de l'Ouest), Abidjan, Ivory Coast, 2015
Trainer for the AJPro trainings, organized by the AJP ("Association des Journalistes Professionnels")
 

Diplomas

PhD in Law, University of Namur, 2014
Complementary master in Human Rights, FUSL, 2009 (magna cum laude)
Master in Law, UCL, 2007 (magna cum laude)
Erasmus exchange, University of Salamanca (Spain), 2007
Bachelor in Law, FUSL, 2004 (magna cum laude)
Postgraduate legal qualification ("CAPA"), Brussels Bar, 2015

  

Introduction

Quentin Van Enis is a lawyer specialised in Media Law, in IT Law and in Human Rights Law.


He is a lecturer in IT Law, in Media Law and in Contract Law at University of Namur. He also teaches a course of theory of communication at the University of Louvain.

He has a Master Degree in Law (University of Louvain), a complementary Master in Human Rights Law (University of Louvain, University Saint-Louis Brussels and University of Namur) and a PhD in Law (University of Namur).

His doctoral thesis entitled "Press freedom in the digital era" (« La liberté de la presse à l’ère numérique »), defended in 2014 and published in 2015 by Larcier, led him to become interested in how the law deals with the changes in the media landscape brought about by the emergence of the Internet.

In addition to his commitments at the University, he is attorney at law at the Brussels Bar, a member of the Belgian French and German speaking Press self-regulatory body (« Conseil de déontologie journalistique ») and a member of the editorial board of the R.D.T.I. Law Review (« Revue de droit des technologies de l'information »).
 
In 2017, he has been appointed as an expert in IT Law for the French-speaking chambers of the Legislation Division of the Belgian Council of State.

Areas of expertise

Freedom of expression
Human Rights Law
Media Law
IT Law
e-Commerce Law
Contract Law
Tort Law
Media Ethics

Projects 2008 2012

Research Output 2008 2018

Un curieux rétrécissement de la protection des sources: obs. sous Cour européenne des droits de l'homme, 2e sect., arrêt Gormus et autres c. Turquie, 19 janvier 2016

Van Enis, Q. 15 Apr 2017 Journalistes, le mensuel de l'Association des Journalistes Professionnels, 191, p. 2

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Une solide protection des sources journalistiques et des lanceurs d'alerte: une impérieuse nécessité à l'ère dite de la "post-vérité" ?

Van Enis, Q. 20 Apr 2017 Le secret (sous la coord. de Y. Ninane). Anthemis, p. 95-152 (Recyclages en droit ; no. 4)

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

"En quoi sommes-nous tous Charlie ? Regard d'un juriste"

Van Enis, Q. 7 Jan 2016 LeVif/L'Express

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Activities 2009 2017

Les lanceurs d'alerte, vigie des temps modernes

Van Enis, Q. (Contributor)
27 Oct 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

La protection des sources journalistiques et des lanceurs d'alerte

Van Enis, Q. (Speaker)
20 Apr 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Le secret

Van Enis, Q. (Contributor)
27 Apr 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Jury pour le prix de la presse Belfius 2016 (catégorie presse digitale)

Van Enis, Q. (Supervisor)
17 Mar 2017

Activity: Examination/JuryJury

Academic Symposium: Harmonizing European Intermediary Liability in Copyright

Van Enis, Q. (Contributor)
14 Jan 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Thesis

Repenser la liberté de la presse à l'heure de la convergence technologique

Author: Van Enis, Q., 30 Jun 2014

Supervisor: Montero Redondo, E. (Supervisor), De Terwangne, C. (Supervisor), Nihoul, M. (President), Tulkens, F. (Jury), Voorhoof, D. (Jury) & Grevisse, B. (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Law

Press / Media

Facebook menace les sites d'infos

Quentin Van Enis

26/10/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Interview sur la liberté de la presse

Quentin Van Enis

1/05/16

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment