Webinar: 5 months to Brexit – what can businesses do to prepare?

On 25 October 2018, Paul Butcher and Tom Henderson were joined by Ameet Gill, Partner at Hanbury Strategy, and Allie Renison, Head of Europe and Trade Policy, Institute of Directors to deliver a webinar ‘5 months to Brexit – what can businesses do to prepare?’ The webinar considered the current state of the negotiations following the October EU Council summit, the possible options ahead and how businesses should be preparing for Brexit. If you would like to access the recording, please contact Jane Webber. Continue reading

New Podcasts available: ‘The Impact on Existing and Future Contracts’ and ‘Will Brexit allow parties to bring their contracts to an end?’

In the latest update to the Brexit series on our Herbert Smith Freehills Podcast channel, Paul Butcher, Julie Farley, Maura McIntosh and Tom Henderson discuss what businesses need to know about the impact of Brexit on their English law governed existing and future contracts. We have released two new podcasts: Continue reading

New podcast – Brexit: dispute resolution between the EU and the UK, under the withdrawal agreement and in the event that there is “no deal”

The post below was first published on our PIL blog

At a critical time in the Brexit negotiations, in the latest podcast on the Herbert Smith Freehills Podcast channel, Andrew Cannon and Hannah Ambrose discuss dispute resolution between the UK and the EU. They look at the way in which the withdrawal agreement may be enforced, including the possible role of the CJEU, as well as considering how disputes may be resolved in the event of “no deal”. Continue reading