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Brexit – what you need to know

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On 23 June 2016, the UK voted to leave the European Union. This decision marks the first step in a long process of change. We’ve created our dedicated Brexit hub - our legal experts will continue to post regular updates on the latest developments, focusing on what practical steps you can take to minimise risk now and also on potential areas of risk for the future – helping you to navigate new challenges and explore new opportunities that lie ahead. You can tailor the content below to suit your needs by using the categories on the right hand side to filter content based on your sector or service interest.

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30 August 2018 The Brexit white paper: what are the energy implications?

As we head towards Brexit day, 29 March 2019, everyone’s eyes are on the government’s Brexit white paper titled the 'future relationship between the United kingdom and the European Union' for an indication of what is in store for us.

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Legal update

4 June 2018 Brexit: will the lights go out? A review of the electricity interconnectors with the EU

With less than a year to go to 'Brexit day', Wednesday 29 March, many scaremongering tabloids have speculated that Brexit will bring blackouts as a result of the UK’s electricity interconnectors with the EU.

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Legal update

16 April 2018 State aid after Brexit

A letter from Andrew Griffiths MP (Minister for Small Business, Consumers and Corporate Responsibility) to the EU Internal Market Sub-Committee dated 28 March 2018 and recently published on parliament’s website provides some much needed clarity on state aid regulation after Brexit.

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28 March 2018 What does the future hold for the UK’s gas supply post-Brexit? Will the gas run out?

As the UK is in the midst of negotiations on Brexit, the future of the UK’s energy trading positon post-Brexit has been shrouded in uncertainty.

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Legal update

27 March 2018 How will Brexit affect businesses from an immigration perspective?

Now that the Brexit negotiations are in full swing, we have set out below our updated advice on some of the most common questions we see surrounding the potential impact of Brexit on employment and business immigration.

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18 September 2017 What does Brexit look like for public procurement?

The European Parliament’s Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Protection requested a study on the legal implications of Brexit. The study, published on 9 August 2017, looks at the policy areas under the current EU framework that will be impacted most by Brexit.

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Legal update

10 August 2017 The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill – the effect of increased ministerial powers

The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (‘the Bill’) is the legislative measure designed to end the supremacy of European Union (‘EU’) law in the UK by repealing the European Communities Act 1972 (‘the 1972 Act’) and to provide certainty in the UK's legislative framework after its withdrawal from the EU.

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Legal update

7 July 2017 The implications of Brexit on data protection 

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is expected to come into force in EU Member States on 25 May 2018.

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31 March 2017 Exploring the legal effects of Brexit for French companies

The negotiations with the European Union (EU) regarding their future relationship are likely to be firm.

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Legal update

22 February 2017 Special conservation zones to protect marine life

The statutory conservation agencies in the UK have launched a public consultation on proposals for five Special Areas of Conservation.

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