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On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum on its European Union (EU) membership. A 51.9% majority voted in favour of the UK leaving the EU (‘Brexit’). On 29 March 2017, the UK government gave formal notification of the UK's intention to withdraw from the EU under Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union (TEU). Under the terms of Article 50, unless the parties otherwise agree, the terms of the withdrawal must be agreed within two years, or the UK will leave the EU without agreement. One of the key issues that had to be resolved in the negotiations for the withdrawal agreement was securing the rights of residence of EU citizens currently living in the UK, and British citizens living in the other EU countries. Unless transitional arrangements are put in place, the automatic consequence of the UK’s leaving the EU might be that all EU-derived rights of residence would fall away.
On 8 December 2017, the UK and European Commission (Commission) negotiating teams reached agreement on key aspects of the citizens’ rights issue, such that (in conjunction with agreement on the other first phase issues), the Commission was able to recommend to the European Council that there had been ‘sufficient process’ to move on to the second phase of the Brexit negotiations, including as to whether the EU would agree to
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The Public Private Partnership (PPP) models are a popular way for governments to involve private investment, expertise and risk in procuring infrastructure, with the potential to deliver a project more efficiently and economically. One of the most popular PPP models for procuring infrastructure
BREXIT: UK is leaving EU on Exit Day (as defined in the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018). This has an impact on this Practice Note. For further guidance on the impact of Brexit on e-money requirements, see Practice Note: Impact of Brexit: Payment services and electronic money directives—quick
Company directors are not, by virtue only of their office as director, automatically entitled under company law to remuneration for services as a director or to reimbursement of expenses incurred in rendering such services. Power to pay directors remuneration for their services will need to be
This Precedent letter covers disclosure obligations under CPR 31. It does not apply to proceedings subject to the disclosure pilot scheme under CPR PD 51U. For guidance on the disclosure pilot scheme, see Practice Note: Business and Property Courts—the disclosure pilot scheme. For a client letter on
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