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Brexit Week 2020

  • United Kingdom
  • Global
  • Brexit
  • Commercial agreements
  • Commercial and IT
  • Competition, EU and Trade
  • Employment law
  • Intellectual property
  • Litigation and dispute management
  • Privacy, data protection and cybersecurity
  • Real estate


In the recordings below, our lawyers discuss the outcomes and implications of this crucial period across a multitude of areas, and the practical steps needed to ensure your business is ready for what happens next. From data protection to trade, financial services to immigration and employment, we cut through the noise to help you understand the implications to your business.

Immigration & Employment

• Immigration: EU nationals in the UK, right-to-work issues, talent pipeline management from 2021 and scenario planning

• Employment law implications of new immigration system and the interaction with diversity and inclusion

• Brexit/pandemic driven changes in working practices - the pitfalls

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• Potential areas of divergence

• Merger control in the digital economy

• Position on FDI

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• Status update on UK – EU trade negotiations

• Key issues for UK – EU trade post-transition

• Status of UK’s trade deals with other jurisdictions

• UK trade and economic sanctions post-transition


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Commercial Contracts


• What we are seeing clients doing around preparing for a deal, delays at border, shortage of people, tariffs on goods.

• Litigation law and jurisdiction


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Financial Services


• EU27 firms doing business in UK after IPCD

• UK firms doing business in EU27 after IPCD

• UK post IPCD regulatory agenda

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Real Estate and Real Estate Litigation


Brexit and COVID-19 – twin disrupters: the effect on the economy and industry:

  • International investor and occupier opportunities
  • Making arbitrage work for you
  • Reshaping portfolios for the connected world
  • Disputes: what’s happening, how to avoid them, and alternatives to litigation

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Intellectual Property

• Withdrawal Agreement and amendments to UK IP laws post-2020

• Impact of Brexit on specific IP rights

• Effect of Brexit on existing IP agreements and security interests

• Post-Brexit IP enforcement

• How ES can assist your company in navigating the post-Brexit IP landscape?

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Commercial Disputes and Litigation

Unravelling the global legal system to understand the practical implications of Brexit on contractual disputes clauses and cross-border proceedings, including commentary on the effect and key takeaways for inhouse lawyers.

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Data Privacy and Cyber Security

• UK Adequacy and the end of transition

• Cross border transfers affected – the bigger picture

• Schrems II

• It's not just transfer agreements

• What you need to do

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