Article 50

UK Government agrees elements of the European Commission’s proposals for post-Brexit protection of EU-wide IP rights in the UK in the latest draft of the Withdrawal Agreement

The post below was first published on our Intellectual Property blog In the latest draft of the Withdrawal Agreement (19 March 2018) the UK Government and European Commission negotiators appear to have agreed text providing for the replacement of EU-wide IP rights … Continue reading

Leave a Comment

Filed under Article 50, Intellectual property, TMT & data protection, UK-EU negotiations

House of Commons Exiting the EU Committee publishes report on the future UK-EU relationship

On 4 April 2018, the House of Commons Exiting the European Union Committee (Committee) published a report on the future UK-EU relationship.

Leave a Comment

Filed under Article 50, UK-EU negotiations

EUROPEAN COUNCIL ADOPTS GUIDELINES ON THE FRAMEWORK FOR THE FUTURE EU-UK RELATIONSHIP

The European Council has today issued the Article 50 negotiating guidelines of the EU 27 Member States on the framework for the future relationship between the EU and the UK. 

Leave a Comment

Filed under Article 50, UK-EU negotiations

EU’s revised proposals for enforcement of judgments post-Brexit

The post below was first published on our Litigation blog On 15 March, the European Commission published a revised version of the draft withdrawal agreement it had previously published on 28 February 2018 (see our summary of the original terms relating to jurisdiction, … Continue reading

Leave a Comment

Filed under Article 50, Disputes

EU and UK agree the legal text for the transitional period, citizens’ rights and the financial settlement, part of the withdrawal agreement

EU and UK agree the legal text for the transitional period, citizens’ rights and the financial settlement, part of the withdrawal agreement. However, both sides have made clear that nothing is agreed until everything is agreed. Business will only know at … Continue reading

Leave a Comment

Filed under Article 50, UK-EU negotiations

EUROPEAN COMMISSION PUBLISHES REVISED DRAFT ARTICLE 50 WITHDRAWAL AGREEMENT TO BE TRANSMITTED TO THE UK

The European Commission has published on 15 March 2018 a revised version of the draft Withdrawal Agreement between the EU and the UK previously published on 28 February 2018, following consultation with the Member States and the European Parliament.  The … Continue reading

Leave a Comment

Filed under Article 50, UK-EU negotiations

EUROPEAN COMMISSION PUBLISHES DRAFT ARTICLE 50 WITHDRAWAL AGREEMENT

The European Commission has today published the draft Withdrawal Agreement between the EU and the UK.  The draft Withdrawal Agreement translates into legal terms the European Commission’s view of the 8 December 2017 Joint Report from the negotiators of the EU and … Continue reading

Leave a Comment

Filed under Article 50, UK-EU negotiations

European Commission publishes draft legal text on transitional arrangements

The European Commission has today published a draft text of the transitional arrangements proposed to be included in the Article 50 Withdrawal Agreement, following the United Kingdom’s request to remain in the Single Market and the Customs Union for a … Continue reading

1 Comment

Filed under Article 50, UK-EU negotiations

THE BREXIT NEGOTIATIONS – THE VIEW FROM BRUSSELS ON DEVELOPMENTS IN NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER

The Brexit debate often looks different viewed from Brussels rather than from London. It is however important for businesses to also keep in mind the Brussels perspective and therefore we publish a regular view from our Brussels office on recent … Continue reading

Leave a Comment

Filed under Article 50, Trade, UK-EU negotiations

Brexit negotiations ready to move to next phase

Following agreement reached in the early hours today on the Irish border issue, the negotiators have agreed that sufficient progress has now been made on the first phase of the negotiations in order to move on to the next phase … Continue reading

Leave a Comment

Filed under Article 50, UK-EU negotiations, Uncategorized