Working papers

  • The Regulation of Consumer Credit Pricing

Journal publications (peer-reviewed)

  • M. Tjon Akon, ‘The Calculus of Data Disclosure and Price Acceptance’, Journal of European Consumer and Market Law, 6, December 2021 (forthcoming)
  • M. Tjon Akon, ‘Personalized Pricing Using Payment Data: Legality and Limits under European Union and Luxembourg Law’, Reprinted from European Business Law Review, 31, 5, October 2020, 947-976, with permission of Kluwer Law International (text)
  • M.R. Tjon Akon, ‘Retail mortgage default management: some remarks on the transposition of the Mortgage Credit Directive in Luxembourg law’, Revue Luxembourgeoise de Bancassurfinance 2017/1, 12-20 (text)
  • M.R. Tjon Akon, ‘Robo-advisers: Regulation and Design Features for Risk Mitigation’, New York Business Law Journal 21(1), 62-66 (printed with permission from: NY Business Law Journal, Summer 2017, Vol. 21, No. 1, published by the New York State Bar Association, One Elk Street, Albany, New York 12207) (text)

Industry publications

  • M. Tjon Akon, ‘Draft Law N 7904’, Lexnow, Legitech (forthcoming)
  • M. Tjon Akon, ‘The No-Reading Problem of Consumer Law’, Lexnow, Legitech (forthcoming)
  • M. Tjon Akon, ‘The Law on Consumer Credit Disclosures’, Lexnow, Legitech, September 2020
  • M. Tjon Akon, ‘Disclosure of Personalized Pricing: A Discussion of the New Deal For Consumers’,  Lexnow, Legitech, October 2019
  • Luxembourg House of Financial Technology, Allen & Overy, Clifford Chance, Elvinger Hoss, Fieldfisher, Letzblock, Loyens & Loeff and M. Tjon Akon, ‘A guide through the common features of digital asset generating events’, white paper, May 2019 (link).
  • Luc Courtois and Melvin Tjon Akon, ‘Nouvelles opportunités pour augmenter ses marges’, Paperjam News, September 2018 (article on MiFID II, in French) (link)
  • Bonn Steichen & Partners (E. Maher and M. Tjon Akon), ‘Mifid II Implementation Report 2018: Luxembourg’, International Financial Law Review, August 2018
  • M. Tjon Akon, ‘Smart pledges: creation, perfection and performance of information duties’, Lexnow, Legitech, May 2018
  • ‘A Fintech Paradigm – the changing face of financial services’, Virtual Round Table Series, Member Collaboration 2018 (response to questions, in co-operation with E. Maher), June 2018 (link)
  • Bonn Steichen & Partners (E. Maher and M. Tjon Akon), ‘Mifid II Report 2017: Luxembourg’, International Financial Law Review, September 2017 (link)
  • Melvin Tjon Akon, ‘Legal Software as a Service’, Law Technology Today, American Bar Association Legal Technology Center,  (December 22, 2017) (link) (text)
  • M. Tjon Akon, ‘Robo-Advisors: Investor Protection, To Code or Not To Code?’, Legimag 19, October 2017, Legitech, p. 48-50. (comparative analysis of investor protection rules of the draft Luxembourg MiFID II law and the U.S. Investment Adviser Act) (text) 
  • Melvin Tjon Akon, ‘Regels omtrent ontslag van bestuurders in aandeelhoudersovereenkomsten’, Kienhuis Hoving, Nieuwsbrief Ondernemingsrecht, April 2015 (link)

Other publications

  • M.R. Tjon Akon, ‘Evaluation of price regulation procedures and the Weighted Average Cost of Capital: analyzing the coherence and consistency of the jurisprudence of the Trade and Industry Appeals Tribunal’, July 30, 2016 (in Dutch) (text)
  • M.R. Tjon Akon, ‘Valuation of shares in case of shareholder buy-outs: a comparative analysis of judicial evaluation of valuation clauses in the legal systems of the Netherlands, Germany and Delaware’, Researchgate, July 2013 (in Dutch) (text)
  • M.R. Tjon Akon & F. Ahlers, ‘Rendement of restitutie? Clawbacks in rechtsvergelijkend perspectief’, Ars Aequi, March 2012 (in Dutch)
  • M.R. Tjon Akon & C.D.E. Scholte, ‘Europese overnames anno 2011 en het vennootschappelijk belang’, Ars Aequi, September 2011 (in Dutch)
  • D.F.H. Stein & M.R. Tjon Akon, ‘De leveraged buy-out constructie: caveat rector!’, Ars Aequi, January 2011 (in Dutch)