Both candidates to be leader of the Conservative Party, and therefore to be UK Prime Minister, have vowed to renegotiate the Withdrawal Agreement and in particular the Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland. Meanwhile in Brussels, the EU-27 (meeting in Euro summit format) has just reiterated, again, that “the Withdrawal Agreement is not open for renegotiation”.

In this View from Brussels we examine from a legal perspective how the parties can finally come to an agreement.

Read the full briefing here.

Contacts

Lode Van Den Hende
Lode Van Den Hende
Partner, Brussels
+32 2 518 1831
Eric White
Eric White
Consultant, Brussels
+32 2 518 1826