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Brussels Agenda is our monthly newsletter which includes:

  • bite-size information on the EU developments that are of most relevance to solicitors
  • a monthly summary of the most notable recent rulings and cases of the Court of Justice of the EU
  • thematic in-focus section and a viewpoint article by an external contributor.




Brussels Agenda - November/December 2017

19 December 2017

This edition of the Brussels Agenda focuses on the theme of gender and equality with a selection of articles discussing a whole host of challenges facing women across the EU 

Brussels Agenda - October 2017

10 November 2017

Whilst we lamented a quiet August in the capital during our last issue, we cannot make the same complaint about September!

Brussels Agenda - September 2017

21 September 2017

“August”, Irish novelist Edna O’Brien tried to convince us, “is a wicked month”. There was a time indeed when the month passed was as dull as a Brussels summer; so bereft of news that in Britain it was called the ‘Silly Season’. (The Dutch, for reasons unexplained, opted instead for Komkommertijd - ‘Cucumber time’).  Alas, such innocence is long gone, swept away by the winds of Brexit and Trump. Thus far in August 2017 we have seen White Supremacists march in the ...

Brussels Agenda - July-August 2017

17 August 2017

Following the publication of the UK’s Bill on the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Act 2017 and with the EU calling for clarity from the UK after the second round of negotiations, we invited Sajjad Karim MEP to share his thoughts on Brexit and devolution with us.

Brussels Agenda - June 2017

28 June 2017

This month’s edition of the Brussels Agenda focuses on technology. We will take a closer look at the issues surrounding law and its relation to technology. The world now relies on technology to access markets it could not do so before, from different countries to different businesses.

Brussels Agenda - May 2017

29 May 2017

The May edition of the Brussels Agenda features, among others, a brief analysis of the new proposal on the European Pillar of Social Rights and an article on the Hungary’s new higher education law. The In Focus edition brings you in-depth analyses from our network of experts in trade policy.

Brussels Agenda - April 2017

26 April 2017

Brexit has again dominated the headlines this month, and in this issue we take a closer look at some of the issues which have arisen following the UK Government’s notification under Article 50 that the UK will leave the European Union.

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