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News the UK will keep a focus on issues like civil judicial co-operation, intellectual property and company law was today given a cautious welcome by the Law Society of England and Wales.
In the interest of ensuring legal certainty, the Law Society is calling on the UK Government to ensure an orderly exit from the EU as soon as possible.
Leaving the EU without a period of transition would damage the UK economy and the rights of its citizens, the Law Society of England and Wales warned today as it pointed out a customs union would do nothing to protect the UK's valuable services sector.
Decades spent building the UK's unrivalled professional services sector must not be thrown away in an EU deal which ignores Britain's valuable legal services, the Law Society of England and Wales warned.
In December, the Law Society submitted written evidence to the House of Commons International Trade Committee as part of its inquiry into how the UK can replicate the rights it currently has under EU trade agreements after Brexit.
A post-Brexit free trade deal could leave Britain's crucial legal services sector high and dry, the Law Society of England and Wales warned today.
Business confidence in the wake of Brexit relies on legal clarity the Law Society of England and Wales cautioned today following the release of the Treasury Select Committee's report on transitional arrangements for exiting the European Union.
Ahead of the EU (Withdrawal) Bill going through Committee Stage of the House of Commons, the Law Society has briefed MPs on key aspects of the Bill.
The groups included the Confederation of British Industries and Trade Union Congress. The Law Society submitted written evidence to this inquiry last week.
Confusion over legal rights in the wake of a 'no deal' Brexit could create a wave of litigation causing gridlock to UK courts.
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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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