As we have previously reported, guidance recently issued by the European Commission suggests exclusive English jurisdiction agreements entered into between October 2015 and exit day may not, in the case of a no-deal Brexit, come within the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements 2005.

Anna Pertoldi has published a post on Practical Law’s Dispute Resolution which looks in more detail at this worrying development and the practical steps parties should take where they are, or are considering, an exclusive English jurisdiction clause. Click here to read the post (or here for the Practical Law Dispute Resolution blog homepage).