The Law Society is working to represent the views of members on the UK exiting the EU and influence both the UK government and EU institutions.
We continue to support members by providing guidance on preparatory steps they can take to prepare their firms.
The government has published a series of notices on how to prepare for a no-deal Brexit.
We have published guidance on the potential effects on our members in the event of a no-deal Brexit in the following areas:
We have also prepared an extensive overview of the national regulations that apply in each jurisdiction in the EU/EFTA. This can be requested by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Law Society forms part of the UK Delegation to the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE), which recently published extensive guidance on the effect of all Brexit scenarios on practice rights both for EU lawyers working in the UK and for UK lawyers working in the EU.
A no-deal Brexit could undermine protections enjoyed by British inventors, fashion designers and broadcasters, the Law Society warned today.
This guide highlights the changes to intellectual property law should the UK leave the EU on 29 March 2019 without having reached an agreement.
This guide highlights the changes to VAT and its impact on goods and services should the UK leave the EU on 29 March 2019 without an agreement.
Over the next few weeks we will be trialing a new format for our weekly parliamentary report.
On Tuesday, the Commons voted on a series of amendments to the prime minister's motion on Brexit.
We have published a joint note with Resolution with practical recommendations for family law solicitors in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
Last Monday the prime minister made a statement to the Commons, setting out her intention for proceeding with the Brexit process.
This guide highlights the changes in civil and commercial cooperation should the UK leave the EU on 29 March 2019 without an agreement.
We have responded to the SRA's consultation on exemptions for qualified lawyers from outside the UK from QLTS in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The European Commission has published a notice outlining the impact a no-deal Brexit will have on the enforcement and recognition of UK judgments.
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