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UK Ambassador to EU Makes Way for Brexit

The UK ambassador, representative, to the EU has stepped down early, to make way for their replacement, and deputy, before the invoking of article 50 and the ensuing negotiations. In leaving they also said that the UK has opportunities from … Continue reading

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European Court and Jurisdiction Over Article 50 and Brexit

Advocate General Eleanor Sharpstone QC, the UK’s most senior member of the European Court of Justice has rightly and judiciously reminded the media of the ECJ’s possible role in article 50 and Brexit. She very properly also said the ECJ … Continue reading

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High Court Article 50 Judgment Criticising Northern Ireland High Court

The England & Wales (E&W) High Court on 3rd November gave judgment on the legal process for invoking Article 50 and starting Brexit. See Miller v Sec of State for Exiting European Union [2016] EWHC 2768. The basis of that … Continue reading

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UK Referendum and the Article 50 Notice

Following Brexit it is for the UK to invoke Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. Since the historic Referendum result for leaving there has been speculation about how art.50 works, text below. “Article 50 1. Any Member State may decide … Continue reading

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