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From 1 January 2021, businesses must navigate a divergent UK-EU trade and competition regime for the first time in over forty years. The immediate priority is to ensure compliance with the new rules and regulations. Longer-term, business should also engage with the evolving ‘global Britain’ policy, and understand the risks as well as the opportunities as the UK re-engages with global relationships beyond the EU. Brexit Insights sessions Our market-leading UK trade and competition team…

From 1 January 2021, businesses must navigate a divergent UK-EU trade and competition regime for the first time in over forty years. The immediate priority is to ensure compliance with the new rules and regulations. Longer-term, business should also engage with the evolving ‘global Britain’ policy, and understand the risks as well as the opportunities as the UK re-engages with global relationships beyond the EU. Brexit Insights sessions Our market-leading UK trade and competition team…

The EU Council has announced its intention to modernise the current EU regime “for the control of exports, transfer, brokering, technical assistance and transit of dual-use items”. Objective of the mandate The purpose of the mandate is to reinforce the non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and their means of delivery, security, stability and regional peace in addition to the respect for international humanitarian law and human rights. Proposed changes A number of amendments will…

On 16 December 2017, the annual Delegated Regulation that updates the EU dual-use export control list in Annex I to Regulation (EC) No. 428/2009 (“Annex”) came into force.  As a recap, Annex I sets out a lengthy list of dual-use items which are controlled for export to outside the EU and is generally updated on an annual basis. The list of dual-use items set out in the Annex needs to stay current in order to…