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This Practice Note tracks the progress of UK legislation introduced as part of the legislative preparation for the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. It includes a Brexit SI...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. It tracks the progress of UK primary legislation introduced as part of the legislative preparation...

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On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum on its membership of the EU, with a majority voting in favour of the UK leaving the EU (aka 'Brexit'). On 29 March 2017, the UK...

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This Practice Note outlines the possible arrangements for trading with the EU Member States, with reference to key models for existing trading relationships which have...

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STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is being reviewed in light of the revised Draft Withdrawal Agreement dated 17 October 2019. In the interim, for further general guidance on...

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This Practice Note considers the impact of Brexit on consumer protection, particularly in the context of the regulation of business-to-consumer (B2C) contractual...

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This Practice Note analyses the impact of Brexit on the contractual rights and obligations of businesses and considers the implications of Brexit for contract risk...

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This Practice Note explores the effect of Brexit on UK cybersecurity with a particular focus on the network and information systems legislation. It covers: • overview of...

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The United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union on exit day has a number of implications for the drafting, negotiation and enforcement of contracts governed by...

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The UK’s withdrawal from the EU on exit day has a number of implications for the drafting, negotiation and enforcement of contracts governed by English law. This Practice...

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STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is being reviewed in light of the revised Draft Withdrawal Agreement dated 17 October 2019. In the interim, for further general guidance on...

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STOP PRESS: On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum on its membership of the EU, with a majority voting in favour of the UK leaving the EU. The full impact of Brexit...

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This Practice Note discusses the impact of Brexit on the general processing of personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679...

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This Practice Note examines the likely impact of Brexit on IP rights. It deals with key issues that may affect the owners of trade marks, design rights, copyright and...

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STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is being reviewed in light of the revised Draft Withdrawal Agreement dated 17 October 2019. In the interim, for further general guidance on...

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This Practice Note deals with the key issues that are likely to affect the medical devices sector as a result of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For considerations on...

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STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is being reviewed in light of the revised Draft Withdrawal Agreement dated 17 October 2019. In the interim, for further general guidance on...

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STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is being reviewed in light of the revised Draft Withdrawal Agreement dated 17 October 2019. In the interim, for further general guidance on...

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This Practice Note deals with the key issues that are likely to affect the regulation of medicinal products as a result of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. It briefly...

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Introduction This Practice Note is intended to be used to track key developments and guidance specifically related to Brexit and commercial law. Where possible we have...

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Design rights before and after Brexit The purpose of this Practice Note is to summarise, at a glance, the various different design rights available in the UK prior to and...

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The UK is due to exit the EU in accordance with the timeline set out in Practice Note: Brexit timeline. Following exit day the UK/EU legal and commercial relationship may...

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This Practice Note tracks key IP developments and guidance specifically related to Brexit. Jump to: • General IP Brexit developments • Copyright and databases • Trade...

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This Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law, which is an entirely new legal concept introduced to UK domestic law in preparation for Brexit. It...

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This Practice Note is intended to be used to track key developments and guidance related to Brexit in the life sciences sector. Jump to: • Legislation—statutory...

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This Practice Note considers the effect of Brexit on the rules for determining applicable law (also known as governing law) and jurisdiction in the context of consumer...

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This Practice Note considers the effect of the UK leaving the EU without a deal when dealing with the enforcement of judgments for civil and commercial claims under the...

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This Practice Note considers the effect of the UK leaving the EU without a deal when dealing with the mediation of disputes in civil and commercial matters. There are two...

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Retained EU law is a concept introduced by the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (EU(W)A 2018) in preparation for Brexit, creating a brand new category of...

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This Practice Note considers the key implications on the application of EU competition law in the event of a no-deal Brexit. Effect on EU competition law under a no-deal...

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