The Law Society has responded to the European Commission’s call for evidence on the EU Regulatory Framework for Financial Services.
The response is to the Commission consultation under the Start-up initiative. The objective of the consultation is to seek feedback from all relevant stakeholders, including entrepreneurs and start-up communities, with the aim of improving the environment for start-ups in Europe.
On Monday, the Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox signed a continuity Free Trade Agreement with Korea that will allow English and Welsh solicitors to continue to practise in Korea. This is welcome relief for the profession and more specifically for the four U.K. firms established there under an EU licence to be able to remain in Seoul post-Brexit.
Join us on 10 September at the Law Society for a practical seminar facilitated by Irish law firm Mason Hayes & Curran.
Legal professionals in the City comprise a significant section of the Law Society’s membership. We work on their behalf to influence the business environment, the law, and the legal market place. We have a City manager, Clive Black, as well as City ambassadors who champion the Society’s work in representing the City.