For many years London has been Europe’s start-up capital, attracting the best and the brightest and spawning success stories, such as kids’ website Moshi Monsters and home delivery service, Deliveroo. Access to finance, a vibrant multi-cultural scene and solid regulatory framework have helped the city to become one of the global favourites for entrepreneurs. But
In March 2019 we wrote about the decision of the High Court in Canary Wharf v European Medicines Agency where the court rejected the argument by the tenant, EMA, that Brexit had the effect of terminating a lease by the doctrine of “frustration”.
“Do or die, come what may” – the evocative language used by the UK’s new Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, with reference to the UK leaving the EU by October 31st.
As 31 October 2019, and the risk of a No Deal Brexit, approaches, many businesses will be focussing on the implications for their European staff members.
Anyone who has tried to cross St Mark’s Square in Venice during the summer months will share the often-voiced frustration of the city’s populace when it comes to tourism overcrowding.
Elections for the European Parliament are upon us. Prime Minister May has announced that the UK will participate.
Marijuana’s hazy legal status in Europe has made cannabis strictly a niche industry until now. Tolerated though not strictly allowed in many countries, and of course traditionally associated with drop-outs, the drug hasn’t featured in too many mainstream economic forecasts.
Despite intensive lobbying and protests across Europe in the run up to the vote, the European Parliament has approved the text of the Copyright Directive.
It is probably fair to say that non-resident investors have borne the brunt of the changes affecting the tax landscape for investors in UK real estate.
After the Parliamentary vote on the Brexit deal in January 2019, Pharma giant Novartis issued a statement that the risk of a No-Deal Brexit will be “hugely impactful for patients, particularly around the supply and safety of medicines.”
Companies are becoming increasingly aware that there will be a sharp rise in red tape and multiple regulations relating to data handling after Brexit and are starting to put in place processes to deal with possible delays and difficulties.
For Lexis Nexis, Mishcon de Reya Partner Filippo Noseda discusses trusts in Europe and the potential impact of Brexit.