Recent news of note to regulatory affairs

The following news updates originated in our Life-Lines newsletter, a fortnightly members-only email produced in partnership with international law firm Pinsent Masons. For more extensive insight into Brexit's possible effects on healthcare regulatory affairs, plus other recent life sciences-related legal and regulatory developments, become a TOPRA member to receive Life-Lines directly.

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Pinset-Masons have produced a briefing on the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement summarising the accord's key points with a focus on:

  • The Brexit withdrawal process under the Withdrawal Agreement
  • The arrangements during the proposed transition period and so-called 'backstop' arrangement
  • The key areas covered by the Withdrawal Agreement, including Citizens' Rights, Data, and VAT & Excise
  • Actions that businesses should be taking now in order to prepare for Brexit

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General information about the referendum

See the website of the UK Parliament for information on the referendum and the process for UK withdrawal from the EU.

Brexit: What happens now? BBC, 29 June 2016. In particular, scroll down for the useful graphic, 'Steps to the EU leaving the European Union'