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UK Government publishes White Paper on the future UK-EU relationship

The UK Government has today released its White Paper detailing its proposal for the future relationship between the UK and the EU. We will be publishing separately our analysis of the implications of the UK Government’s White Paper, including the … Continue reading

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Comments on UK proposal for the future relationship with the EU

Last Friday, 6 July, it was understood that the UK Cabinet had finally united around a UK position on the desired future relationship with the EU. However, it now remains to be seen if the proposal survives the protests of “betrayal” … Continue reading

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Brexit 9 months to go: Brexit Legal Guide

As business makes increasingly vocal calls for legal certainty we are pleased to launch this updated Brexit Legal Guide. The new online guide will be regularly updated as the legal impact of Brexit evolves. Forthcoming updates will include reaction to … Continue reading

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UK: BREXIT NEGOTIATORS AGREE SUFFICIENT PROGRESS MADE ON RIGHTS OF EU CITIZENS IN UK

The post below was first published on our Employment blog The rights of EU citizens is one of the three issues on which sufficient progress was required before the Brexit negotiations with the EU could move onto Britain’s future relationship.  The … Continue reading

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UK government gives assurances to EU citizens in the UK

The post below was first published on our Employment blog The rights of EU citizens currently in the UK were the subject of considerable focus last week, in light of concerns as to whether the Home Office will be able to … Continue reading

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UK: New Resources

The post below was first published on our Employment blog New presidential guidance has been issued in relation to how employment tribunals should calculate pensions loss and awards for injury to feelings in discrimination cases, available here. There are three bands … Continue reading

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UK Government Position Paper on International Transfers of Data – key points

The post below was first published on our Employment blog Last week the UK Government released its negotiating position paper on international transfers of personal data within the EEA (The Exchange and Protection of Personal Data). Once the UK leaves … Continue reading

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UK: QUEEN’S SPEECH AND BREXIT DEVELOPMENTS

The post below was first published on our Employment blog The Queen’s Speech on 21 June 2017 set out the government’s programme for the next two years and was inevitably dominated by Brexit-related legislation. The principal bill will be the European … Continue reading

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Brexit and EU citizens’ rights – UK publishes its proposals

The post below was first published on our Employment blog The UK Government has published its proposals for safeguarding the position of EU citizens living in the UK post Brexit (link).  Settling the future of citizens exercising their right of free … Continue reading

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UK: GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCEMENTS – WORKERS’ RIGHTS POST BREXIT, EMPLOYEE REPRESENTATION ON BOARDS, EMPLOYMENT OF FOREIGN WORKERS, AND REVIEW OF MODERN EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES

The post below was first published on our Employment blog At the Conservative Party conference, Theresa May announced plans to repeal the 1972 European Communities Act, which gives direct effect to EU law in the UK, and to transpose all … Continue reading

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