Brexit: the implications for M&A and corporate

Mergers & acquisitions (M&A)

Reviewed: 18 September 2017

Brexit is unlikely to have a major impact on share sale transactions unless they are affected by competition regulation, as they are typically not subject to much EU law or regulation. Asset and business sales including employees are likely to be affected if the regulations which protect the rights of employees on a business transfer are affected. (See Brexit: the employment law implications).

Areas which might be affected include:

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