Capital Markets – UK Listings Review call for evidence

The post below was first published on our Corporate Notes Blog.  The government is undertaking a review of the UK listing regime in light of Brexit. The objective of the Review is to propose reforms to the UK listings regime that will attract the most innovative and successful firms and help companies access the finance they need … Read more

Marketing Authorisations in the post-Brexit world

The post below was first published on our Intellectual Property blog New MHRA Brexit guidance was released on 1 September 2020 (and further supplemented in October 2020), after the previous UK Government guidance in relation to pharmaceuticals was withdrawn in January 2020.  The guidance confirms the regulatory steps required for grandfathering of centralised marketing authorisations … Read more

How far can UK courts depart from EU case law?

The UK will cease to be bound by EU law on 31 December 2020, when the transition period provided for in the Withdrawal Agreement between the EU and the UK comes to an end.  UK legislation calls the transition period the “implementation period” and identifies its end as “IP completion day”.   Read more

Countdown to 1 January webinars released

We have released our new series of Beyond Brexit webinars to assist preparedness in the countdown to 1 January 2021 whether there is a deal or not. Podcasts of these are also available. Read more

Race against time to ratify any Brexit trade agreement

If, by the middle of November 2020, the EU and UK agree the terms of a new trade agreement that will define the shape of their future relationship from 1 January, our expectation is that it will be ratified by both sides as required to ensure that it comes into force in time for the … Read more


The post below was first published on our Arbitration blog Choice of dispute resolution forum can have a fundamental impact on the ability of banks and financial institutions to enforce contractual obligations. In our client webinar on 23 September, Dispute Resolution Choices for Banks and Financial Institutions: Maximising the Chances of Successful Enforcement, Julian Copeman, … Read more