Posts Tagged: Brexit

It’s Time to Document Your Brexit Plans, or Risk D&O Liability Issues

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Although the impacts of Brexit remain uncertain, it’s crucial for your organisation to prepare for any possible scenario. Especially as a senior-level leader within your workplace, failure to generate and document comprehensive continuity planning could expose you to serious directors’ and officers’ (D&O) liability risk if your organisation suffers a performance problem or interruption following […]

Government Releases Guidance for Possible ‘No-deal’ Brexit

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As Brexit approaches on 29 March 2019, only seven months remain for the UK government and the EU to sign a withdrawal agreement, ratified by both the UK Parliament and European Parliament. Without a concrete agreement established under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, Brexit would result in a no-deal scenario, forcing the UK to […]

What Article 50 Means For Businesses

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On 29th March, Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50, which formally began the United Kingdom’s withdrawal process from the EU. For the next two years, the government will negotiate with the remaining 27 EU member states on the exact terms and conditions of its exit. Whilst May intends to achieve a comprehensive free trade […]

Brexit’s Effect on International Trade and Recruitment

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As a part of negotiations to disentangle from the EU, Britain will have to broker new trade agreements with not only the EU, but third countries as well. To exacerbate this complex process even more, Britain only has two years to establish these connections. While the full repercussions of Brexit cannot be totally foreseen, industry […]

A Timeline of Brexit’s Potential Effects

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It is important to plan how your organisation will manage the potential effects of Brexit. To help your company be successful in this process, consult this timeline: First 100 Days Economic: There will be market volatility, and the pound will plummet. Business: There will be a delay in investment decisions, and some investors may pull […]

How Will Brexit Affect Your Business?

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The repercussions of Britain’s decision to leave the EU will undoubtedly have a lasting impact. While many of the long-term effects of Brexit are still only speculative, the more immediate repercussions are clearer. A pall has been cast over Britain’s economy, with Goldman Sachs predicting a mild recession by early 2017. The initial signs of […]

UK Elects to Leave EU in Historic Vote

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In a decision that is sending shockwaves across world markets, Britain has chosen to leave the EU in a historic vote, which is predicted to have lasting ramifications. As the country begins to process the surprising results, prudent employers would do well to understand what happened, what happens next, and how they can prepare. What […]