On 14 November 2018, following approval by the UK Cabinet, the UK Government and the European Union published the provisionally agreed text of the draft agreement on the terms of the UK withdrawal from the EU.
The draft Withdrawal Agreement: implications for shipping
We have highlighted the key points of both documents from a shipping perspective.
The draft Withdrawal Agreement: implications for Insolvency Proceedings
The draft Withdrawal Agreement: governing law, jurisdiction and enforcement
The draft Withdrawal Agreement takes a generous approach to continuing cooperation in governing law, jurisdiction and enforcement.
The draft Withdrawal Agreement: the impact on aviation
We summarise below the key points from the draft Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration for airlines.
The impact of the draft Withdrawal Agreement and the Outline Political Declaration on the Future Relationship on the insurance industry
Shipping: the recognition of seafarers’ certificates of competency in the event of a no deal
The Government has produced guidance on the recognition of seafarers’ certificates of competency in the event of a no deal situation.
The UK Government’s ‘no deal’ Brexit papers: the impact on energy
Posted in Energy
The UK takeovers regime following Brexit
On October 30, 2018 the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy published the Takeovers (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 in draft.
Planning for “no deal”: The UK competition regime readying for Brexit and its new, expanded role
Posted in Antitrust and competition
The Competition and Markets Authority has published guidance on how the UK merger control and antitrust regimes will be affected by the UK exiting the EU on 29 March 2019 in a possible “no deal” scenario.