Brexit on 22nd May? Maybe? Maybe not?

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Brexit on 22nd May? Maybe? Maybe not?


Interestingly, the Prime Minister’s belief that she can still persuade Parliament to pass a version of her EU Withdrawal Agreement by 22nd May is reflected at the Hague Conference on… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

Truth and Transparency Needed Over Brexit


Michael McParland QC sheds light on article 62 in The Guardian’s ‘Letters’. To read the full article, please click here.

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

Security for Costs Against EU Resident Claimants Post-Brexit?


The current position EU and EFTA resident claimants and counterclaimants are currently a protected species in English litigation: an order for security for costs, based on the fact they are… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

“Vague about the Hague”: UK’s accession to the Hague Choice of Court Convention is suspended.


The old whiskey advert used to advise the nation “don’t be vague, ask for Haig”. Unfortunately, when it comes to the UK’s post-Brexit accessions to the Hague Conventions, being “vague”… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

No Deal Brexit and the Sale of Vehicles & Engines in the Internal Market


The European Commission has today (28 March 2019) published a notice to stakeholders in the automotive industry which emphasises that, after Brexit Day, UK type approval for: (a)       agricultural and… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

“Moving the Goalposts”: The EU Exit Day Extension Negotiations


Exit Day? For two years one thing was supposedly certain in the Brexit negotiations: on 29 March 2019, the UK was going to withdraw from both the EU and the… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

Cross-Border Litigation, Limitation Periods & Overriding Mandatory Provisions


Are limitation periods “overriding mandatory provisions” within the meaning of both the Rome II and Rome I Regulations, so that a forum court can override a shorter limitation period in… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

The Post-Brexit Insurance Deal Between The UK And Switzerland: Déjà Vu All Over Again


News from Davos The Treasury announced today (25 January 2019) that the Chancellor of the Exchequer has signed an agreement at Davos with Switzerland intended to replicate the effects of… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments in a No-Deal Brexit: Au revoir Brussels?


A No Deal Brexit & The Brussels Regime As part of its preparations for the No Deal Brexit, the Government has published The Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments (Amendment) (EU Exit)… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

“No Deal Brexit”: The New EU Update On Civil Justice & Private International Law


The European Commission has today (18 January 2019) published a new “no-deal Brexit” notice on the withdrawal of the UK and its effect in the field of Civil Justice and… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Michael McParland QC Date

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