Brexit SI tracker for R&I practitioners
Brexit SI tracker for R&I practitioners

The following Restructuring & Insolvency guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Brexit SI tracker for R&I practitioners
  • Brexit SIs—general
  • Brexit SI tracker

This tracker is designed to assist R&I practitioners keep up-to-date with forthcoming legislation which will impact their particular areas of practice. For further discussion of the potential effects of Brexit, see Practice Note: Brexit—worst case scenarios for R&I lawyers.

The UK is due to leave the EU on exit day, as defined in section 20 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (EU(W)A 2018). For updates on the process and preparations for Brexit, see Practice Note: Brexit timeline.

Brexit SIs—general

Various draft Brexit SIs have been laid in preparation for Brexit in exercise of legislative powers under the European Communities Act 1972 and EU(W)A 2018 to address failures of retained EU law to operate effectively, and other deficiencies arising from the withdrawal of the UK from the EU (for details of all Brexit SIs and their progress through the sifting process, see Practice Note: Brexit legislation tracker). Those of particular interest to R&I lawyers include those listed in the table below, together with details of the impact of the Brexit SI on retained EU legislation and on domestic legislation.

Brexit SI tracker

Statutory instrument (Brexit SI) Subject Analysis Key legislation affected