Author Archives: Dechert LLP


Brexit Update: Contract Review

Brexit Update: Contract Review

Dechert Senior Director, Roger Matthews provides insights and tips on what companies doing business in the UK should be reviewing today to prepare for the results of the post-Brexit agreement. The suggestions provide practical guidance that apply to most organizations and focus on what companies should be doing now. For practical considerations to Brexit-proof future

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5 Ways to Brexit-Proof Your Existing Contracts

The UK Prime Minister has indicated that Article 50 will be triggered in Q1 2017; companies should be reviewing their existing contracts now to account for when the UK ceases to be an EU Member State. Dechert summarises 5 key practical considerations to Brexit-proof future contracts for companies with commercial interests or operating in the

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Brexit: Are You Prepared? The Implications of the UK’s June Vote on EU Membership

The European Union (EU) is made up of 28 Member States committed, through a series of treaties, to ever closer economic and political union. It exercises considerable power within the Member States and on the international stage.  Over the years, this has caused a good deal of controversy. In the United Kingdom’s 2015 general election,