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This Practice Note considers the rules of European cross border processes as they will apply between the UK’s departure from the EU on 31 January 2020 and the end of the...

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This Practice Note considers the impact that Brexit will have on cross border processes when the UK exits the EU. It considers the current position in relation to cross...

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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, does not have implications for practitioners as the UK had opted out of this regulation....

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The EFTA Court has jurisdiction in relation to EFTA states which are parties to the European Economic Area agreement. At present, these states are Iceland, Liechtenstein...

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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering cross border EU processes. For guidance,...

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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering cross border EU processes. For guidance,...

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Amendments in force on 14 July 2017 ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The European Small Claims Procedure Regulation (EC) No 861/2007,...

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The Council of the European Union is comprised of ministers from each Member State. It is presided over by each Member State for a period of six months, in accordance...

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The Court of Justice of the European Union (Court of Justice) includes: • the Court of Justice: this consists of one judge from each Member State and is assisted by...

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The European Commission is comprised currently of 28 Commissioners, one from each Member State, including the President, Vice-Presidents and the High Representative of...

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The European Council is comprised by the heads of state or government of the Member States of the EU, the European Council President and the President of the European...

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The European Parliament is one of the EU institutions, which exercises legislative powers. Its responsibilities include: • debating and passing laws (with the Council of...

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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no longer an EU Member...

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Membership of the European Union has steadily grown since its founding members formed the European Coal and Steel Community in 1952, followed by the establishment of the...

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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no longer an EU Member...

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This Practice Note has been archived and is not updated What is a reference to the European Court? The Court of Justice of the European Communities (European Court) can...

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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering making an application for a reference to the...

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This Practice Note has been archived and is not updated. From Tuesday 1 October 2013, CPR 68 is being replaced in its entirety. The rationale for this change is to ensure...

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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering making an application for a reference to the...

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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no longer an EU Member...

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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no longer an EU Member...

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You can access the official directory of the EU online via the following link: EU Whoiswho. This directory allows you to search by person, entity or hierarchy. We have...

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