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The Brexit White Paper:  What it means for Financial Services

The Brexit White Paper: What it means for Financial Services

By and | 18 Jul 2018

The first few days of the White Paper's political reception in Westminster have been less than encouraging.

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European law makers strike a deal on key changes to the EU Audiovisual Media Services Directive

European law makers strike a deal on key changes to the EU Audiovisual Media Services Directive

By | 10 May 2018

The European Parliament, European Council and the European Commission have reached preliminary political agreement on the main elements of the proposed changes to the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMS Directive)

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Brexit's Immigration Impact on Creative Industries

Brexit's Immigration Impact on Creative Industries

By | 30 Apr 2018

The Migration Advisory Committee released its interim update on EEA-workers in the UK labour market. The creative industries sector is concerned as to what post-Brexit immigration will look like.

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Trading in the European Meat Market

Trading in the European Meat Market

By and | 07 Feb 2018

The EU is one of the largest markets for meat consumption in the world. In terms of its trade rules, it balances protection of local farmers and meat suppliers on the one hand with securing affordable supply of meat products on the other, by imposing tariffs on imports entering the Single Market whilst also entering into some tariff-free arrangements with non-EU states.

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John Cassels live on the select committee: The progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal

By | 13 Dec 2017

The European Union Committee discuss the progress of the UK's negotiations on EU withdrawal.

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Transposing the Bureaucracy of the EU into the UK Civil Services

Transposing the Bureaucracy of the EU into the UK Civil Services

By , and | 01 Dec 2017

Clause 2(1) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill 2017-19 (known as the Great Repeal Bill), which passed its second reading in the House of Commons on 11 September, provides that EU-derived domestic legislation, as it has effect in domestic law immediately before exit day, continues to have effect in domestic law on and after exit day.

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Summary of EU Commission Paper on IP and Brexit

By | 28 Nov 2017

The EU Commission Paper on IP and Brexit considers the key principles which it believes need to be in place at the date of the Withdrawal Agreement in relation to intellectual property rights.

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Brexit & the environment - Update

Brexit & the environment - Update

By | 15 Nov 2017

The Environment Secretary is hedging his bets on a Brexit consensus for the environment by announcing plans for a new, independent statutory body to enforce environmental standards in England after Brexit.