Ann-Evelyn Luyten explores the EU’s new Supply Chain Due Diligence Regulation and how it will impact the sustainable development agenda. Continue reading The EU’s new Supply Chain Due Diligence Regulation: Fewer violations, more enforcement
International freight forwarder John Shirley offers his perspective on the future of the UK-EU customs relationship after Brexit. Continue reading Freight Industry Perspective: Customs Clearance in Post-Brexit Britain
In light of the recently published EU negotiating directives, Prof. Piet Eeckhout, Dean of UCL Laws and Academic Director of the UCL European Institute, argues that the EU’s demand for UK alignment with EU standards could prove problematic, as the EU itself expects the right to regulate and change its standards over time. Should the UK not be afforded this right? Continue reading Brexit: can regulatory autonomy and level playing field be reconciled?
Luis González García is a trade lawyer at Matrix Chambers. Here he explains what the ‘level playing field’ means and why it is going to seriously complicate the Brexit trade negotiations. Continue reading UK-EU Trade Negotiations: The Level Playing Field
Based their IER report on Brexit and Workers’ Rights, Nicola Countouris and Keith Ewing offer a timely assessment on how the new deal reached by the Prime Minister will affect workers’ rights. They assess that this deal, as much as the previous one, will lead to the erosion of British workers’ rights. Continue reading Deal or No-Deal, workers’ rights will suffer