Brexit: Reporting Developments Affecting the Business and Legal Community


What happens now?

As expected, the Prime Minister lost last night’s vote in the House of Commons on the UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement by 149 votes. The Prime Minister is ignoring calls for her resignation and there will be a vote today on a further motion in relation to no-deal.

Read More

A no-deal Brexit – Are you prepared?

Recent developments in Parliament suggest that the possibility of a no-deal Brexit is a real one. The UK Government has been introducing legislation and temporary regimes on a unilateral basis to mitigate against the effects of a no-deal Brexit (click here for the most recent update on UK preparations). The UK Government’s and the EU27’s contingency planning is escalating as this note is being sent out – just before Christmas the European Commission published a number of new legislative initiatives, which may be found here.

Read More

A day is a long time in politics!

In a whirlwind day that has implications for the Brexit process and the stability of the UK government, the Prime Minister’s leadership was indeed finally challenged culminating in a vote of all 317 Conservative Members of Parliament last night.

Read More


Email The Editor

Click here to Email the Editor

Download the App

Locke Lord LLP

For the latest information about our Firm visit