Legal expert warns business to plan for a ‘hard Brexit’

From left: Peter Brook, Bill Esterson, Andy Snell (chair), Sergie Averin, Sandra Kirkham
Employers have been urged to plan for a 'hard Brexit', and focus in particular on existing trade contracts which could contain penalty clauses over delivery dates. The warning came during a 'Countdown to Brexit' debate organised by Wirral Chamber of Commerce. It featured an expert panel comprising Bill Esterson MP, Shadow Minister for Business and International Trade, Sergei Averin from the Russo-British Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, Peter Brook, partner at leading law firm DLA Piper, and Sandra Kir... For the full story register now for free or login below...