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On 23 June 2016 the British population voted to leave the European Union with a 51.9% majority leading the UK into uncharted territory. While there will be no immediate changes in the laws in the UK, our pages below will keep you up to date on the most recent developments.

Please do get in touch if you have any queries over how your business could be affected by Brexit.

General Overview Banking Commercial Contracts
Competition Dispute Resolution Employment
Energy Financial Services Health & Safety
Pensions Property Tax
Technology, IP
and Data Protection


We prepared the following material in advance of the Referendum:

What is the legal basis for the EU Referendum? When will the EU Referendum take place? How will the EU Referendum work?
Who are the main protagonists? What are the main arguments on both sides? The Deal
Consequences for business of the EU Referendum result Mechanics of leaving the EU What are the Brexit options?


You can also read our latest Brexit blogs as follows:

Imminent Changes To Immigration Rules
by Elise Lang, 8 Novemner 2016

Brexit: ‘Enemies Of The People’: Article 50 And The Judicial Response (Part 1)
by Alan McMillan, 7 November 2016

“Bite-Size” Legal Predictions On Brexit And The Tech Sector (Part 2)
by Callum Sinclair, 15 August 2016

Scotland's Housing Market Well-Placed To Weather Tough Times
by Scott Peterkin, 12 August 2016

“Bite-Size” Legal Predictions On Brexit And The Tech Sector (Part 1)
by Callum Sinclair, 2 August 2016

Using Arbitration To Manage The Risk Of Disputes In The Uncertain Brexit Era
by Richard Farndale, 28 July 2016

Should We Bother With The New Data Protection Regulation After Brexit?
by Ross McKenzie, 7 July 2016

Brexit and Renewables: What Lies Ahead?
by Chris Gotts ,6 July 2016

Passports and visa applications at the ready? - The immigration implications of Brexit
by Ronald Mackay, 29 June 2016

No rush to build a bonfire of worker's rights after Brexit
by Kerry Norval, 27 June 2016 

Vote To Leave
24 June 2016

Potential Impacts of Brexit on Planning & Environmental Law and Practice
by Craig Whelton, 20 June 2016

Brexit: What's the Impact for Private Clients?
by Colin McKenzie, Fiona Clarke, Jennifer Taylor and Amanda Davy on 10 June 2016

Brexit: How Much Impact Would It Really Have On The UK's Regulatory Sphere?
by Fran Hutchison, 26 May 2016

Brexit: Spaghetti Junction for disputes?
by Joanna Fulton, 20 May 2016

What Would Be The Effect Of A Brexit On The EU Upstream Oil And Gas Sector
by Laura Fraser, 9 May 2016

Brexit - Are There Any Implications for Loan Agreements and Related Security?
by Allan Leal, 4 May 2016

Brexit: dotting the ‘i’s and crossing the ‘t’s
by Joanne Snedden, 26 April 2016

Brexit – Are There any Implications for UK Pension Schemes?
by Sarah Phillips, 12 April 2016

Is the UK's EU Referendum Good News or Bad News for the House Building Sector?
by James Jack, 17 March 2016

The UK’s EU Referendum: Impact on Financial Services – If one door closes, can another one open?
by Charles Rogers and Philip Mackay on 9 March 2016