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:
We have published guidance on the potential effects on our members in the event of a no-deal Brexit in the following areas:
Our international team has gathered information on the national regulations that apply in each jurisdiction in the EU/EFTA. Members can email EuropeCIS@LawSociety.org.uk to request information about a specific country.
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.
Your weekly update from the Law Society's public affairs team on all the latest developments and debates in Parliament and across Whitehall.
We have updated our joint note with Resolution on practical recommendations for family law solicitors in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
We have produced a parliamentary briefing ahead of the chancellor's spring statement on 13 March 2019.
This guide highlights the changes in consumer law that will occur should the UK leave the EU without having reached an agreement.
Our relationship management team has engaged with members around the country to deliver diversity and inclusion forums and discuss key areas of concern.
If the UK leaves the EU without a deal in four weeks' time cross-border criminals will have much to celebrate, the Law Society said today.
This guide highlights the changes to criminal justice and security mechanisms should the UK leave the EU without an agreement.
This guide highlights the changes to intellectual property law should the UK leave the EU without having reached an agreement.
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