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The government published its white paper setting out what they are seeking to achieve in negotiating the UK's exit from, and new partnership with, the EU.
Theresa May's white paper on Brexit was today given a cautious welcome by the Law Society of England and Wales.
The Law Society's Head of International Mickaël Laurans spoke at a roundtable briefing on mutual recognition of professional qualifications.
A new flagship court will boost England and Wales' position as a jurisdiction for international commercial legal services and dispute resolution.
The Law Society has worked with other professional and business services providers to highlight the important contribution we make to UK and EU economy.
In Parliament, the EU Withdrawal Bill received royal assent this week. The Civil Liability Bill will undergo its third reading in the House of Lords.
In Parliament, the EU Withdrawal Bill returns to the House of Lords after the amendments were voted on in the Commons last week. The EU Justice Sub-Committee will also hear evidence on Brexit and citizen's rights, and the Courts and Tribunals Bill is scheduled to have its second reading.
Yesterday in the House of Lords, the Law Society's Executive Director of External Affairs, Robert Khan, gave oral evidence to the Lord Liaison Committee's review of Lords' committees and made important points on pre and post legislative scrutiny and the role of the committees in examining secondary legislation post Brexit.
This podcast discusses the future of international financial disputes post-Brexit.
Parliament is in recess this week and both Houses will return on 4 June. On their return, both the Home Secretary and the Justice Secretary are scheduled to face questions from MPs on immigration and access to justice respectively.
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This webinar, recorded on 17 May 2016, examines the legal consequences of Brexit for commercial parties, so that you are able to discuss these topics with your clients in a more informed way.
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