Breaking down Brexit

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  • Paving the way for a profound change to the English legal system

    Author: David Bridge

    Submitted: 14 November 2017

    This blog post highlights the key issues to watch out for as the change to the Bill makes its way to Parliament.

  • “Exit day” means “exit day”

    Author: Charles Bankes

    Submitted: 13 November 2017

    This blog post looks at the provisions of Article 50 and the withdrawal agreement.

  • Investment firms: role of ESMA in the application process

    Submitted: 09 November 2017

    This blog post looks at the role of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) in the application process of UK clients hoping to set up an EU Hub in Ireland.

  • Netherlands works on its tax appeal as a destination following Brexit

    Submitted: 27 October 2017

    This blog post looks at the new Dutch cabinet being formally appointed by the King on 27 October 2017. The coalition of political parties that will form the new Dutch government have published the Coalition Agreement 2017-2021 “Trust in the future” (Vertrouwen in de toekomst).

  • Brexit issues discussed at Autumn Legal Update

    Submitted: 20 October 2017

    This blog post looks at the Brexit training sessions from our recent Autumn Legal Update for Financial Institution and Asset Management and Investment Funds clients.

  • The European Medicines Agency (EMA) searches for a new home following Brexit

    Author: David Pourtney

    Submitted: 03 October 2017

    Our latest blog post looks at the European Medicines Agency (EMA) searching for a new home. Following Brexit, the EMA will be forced to relocate from London to within the newly drawn border of the EU.​

  • Italy Flat Tax and Brexit

    Submitted: 25 September 2017

    Our Simmons & Simmons office in Italy hosts seminar on the Flat Tax and Brexit with Select Milano.

  • Brexit & MedTech

    Submitted: 19 September 2017

    We look at the ABHI’s Brexit Seminar which we hosted on “Politics, Policy, Business and Brexit - what next for MedTech?” where we discussed the key commercial and regulatory implications of Brexit for the MedTech sector.

  • Interpretation of law post-Brexit

    Submitted: 14 July 2017

    The publication of the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill and the UK Government’s position paper on ongoing EU proceedings sheds some light on how the UK courts will approach interpreting EU legislation retained in the UK post-Brexit, but questions and difficulties remain.

  • Towards transition: Brexit & the EU

    Submitted: 13 July 2017

    This week, we hosted an event at our London office (and simultaneously live-streamed for those unable to join in person), on the topic of business transition in the context of Brexit and the EU.

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