Monthly Archives: July 2016
Brexit has inevitably led to reflection on the commercial, legal and practical effects on arbitration.
This blog post summarises a number of unanswered questions in data protection and cyber security legislation brought on by Brexit. The "in-out" Referendum on the question of the UK's membership of the EU has resulted in a majority of voters … Continue reading
The post below was first published on our Insurance blog The UK vote to leave the EU raises novel political and legal questions which neither side of the referendum campaign appears to have considered in any meaningful way. Nonetheless, businesses are … Continue reading
The real estate sector as a whole is in a strong position to cope with such short-term volatility. There are many briefings on what Brexit means for real estate and I don't intend to repeat them in this article. There are only … Continue reading
Westminster retains the right to legislate in relation to Scotland, in any matter – the Sewel Convention does not provide Scottish Parliament with a veto. It has been suggested that because the laws of Scotland cannot be incompatible with EU … Continue reading
There is a real opportunity for businesses to engage in joint lobbying on the shape of the UK exit. But in doing so, they need to keep an eye on competition law risks. As the UK faces potentially significant legal … Continue reading