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#100 What’s All The Fuss About? Brexit and UK Competition Law

The UK has finally left the EU and the ambit of EU law. What does this mean for competition law, merger control, subsidy control and competition litigation in the EU and UK? Anneli Howard, a UK barrister and EU law specialist, joins Matthew Hall and John Roberti to discuss the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement, WTO subsidy rules, Northern Ireland Protocol and the rest of the new legal regime. Listen to this episode to learn more about the present and future for these areas of law in the UK.

Guest(s):
Anneli Howard, Barrister, Queen's Counsel (Designate), Monckton Chambers, London

Related Links:
EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreementhttps://ec.europa.eu/info/relations-united-kingdom/eu-uk-trade-and-cooperation-agreement_en

Guidance on the functions of the UK CMA after the end of the transition periodhttps://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-on-the-functions-of-the-cma-after-the-end-of-the-transition-period

Withdrawal of the United Kingdom and EU rules in the field of competition
https://ec.europa.eu/info/sites/info/files/brexit_files/info_site/eu-competition-law_en_0.pdf

Protocol on Ireland and Northern Ireland
https://ec.europa.eu/info/relations-united-kingdom/eu-uk-withdrawal-agreement/protocol-ireland-and-northern-ireland_en

WTO subsidy rules
https://www.wto.org/english/tratop_e/scm_e/scm_e.htm

UK National Security and Investment Bill
https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/national-security-and-investment-bill

Hosted by:
John Roberti, Partner, Allen & Overy LLP and Matthew Hall, Partner, McGuireWoods London LLP


Link to Our Curious Amalgam’s website episode page:
https://podcast.ourcuriousamalgam.com/episode/100-whats-all-fuss-about-brexit-uk-competition-law/