This course considers the key implications for cross-border commercial contracts of the UK ceasing to be a member of the European Union. It will provide an understanding of the position under any agreed transitional arrangements between the UK and the European Union, and the possible impact on cross-border contracts of the various future trading models currently under discussion. The course will also provide practical guidance for lawyers advising on particular types of trading arrangements and related areas of law.
Topics covered include:
Article 50 and the Withdrawal Process
Possible future EU-UK trade relationships after Brexit
Free Trade Agreement
World Trade Organisation Rules
Brexit implications for cross border commercial contracts
Business to Business supply and procurement contracts