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"This is not the end of the road...there is still very little known about what Brexit will look like"

"This is not the end of the road...there is still very little known about what Brexit will look like"

By | 24 Jan 2017

Sarah Ellson comments on the implications of the Supreme Court's ruling that Parliament must vote on the government's intention to trigger Article 50

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Theresa May sets out Brexit plan

Theresa May sets out Brexit plan

By | 17 Jan 2017

Theresa May's confirmation that the UK would be leaving the EU's Single Market follows logically from the decision that the UK will leave the EU.

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Changes to food law and Brexit

Changes to food law and Brexit

By | 15 Dec 2016

The vast majority of the Food Information to Consumers Regulation (No 1169/2011) came into force on 13 December 2014.

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EU Referendum: What next?

EU Referendum: What next?

By , , , and | 24 Jun 2016

The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union. Fieldfisher has made it clear that it remains committed to Europe and offers advice to clients unsure of how Brexit can affect their business

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EU's e-commerce inquiry: more requests for information

EU's e-commerce inquiry: more requests for information

By and | 30 Nov 2015

In May of this year, the EU's Competition Commissioner, Margarethe Vestager, announced that there would be a major competition inquiry into the e-commerce sector in Europe.

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Cross Border Mergers by operation of law - EU Directive 2005/56

Cross Border Mergers by operation of law - EU Directive 2005/56

By , , , and | 10 Nov 2015

The EU Directive on Cross Border Mergers of Limited Liability Companies (2005/56/EC) (the Directive) provides a mechanism whereby qualifying companies can effect mergers by operation of law.  

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Avoiding a VW moment

Avoiding a VW moment

By | 25 Sep 2015

The VW "defeat devices" story that broke this week is (another) reminder of how badly wrong things can go for businesses that do not effectively map and manage their regulatory risks.

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Food for thought: Mapping your regulatory risks

Food for thought: Mapping your regulatory risks

By , and | 17 Sep 2015

This week, the spotlight is on key regulatory risk issues currently faced by companies in the food and drink sector. Today we focus on how to go about mapping your regulatory risks.

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Food for thought: advertising and labelling

Food for thought: advertising and labelling

By , and | 15 Sep 2015

This week, the spotlight is on key regulatory risk issues currently faced by companies in the food and drink sector. Today we focus on advertising and labelling.

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