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The Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland

Why is there a Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland? Brexit meant that the border between Northern Ireland and Ireland became an external border…

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Mobility rights for service providers and the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement

Why does mobility matter? The ability to provide services across borders is critical to the success of the sector. Business offering professional…

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The EU vaccine programme

The EU vaccine programme has come under intense scrutiny in recent weeks and months following very public spats with pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca…

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Video & Audio

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Who are the ‘comfortable’ Leavers and what were their hopes?

19 Apr 2021

Brexit’s economic impact: early evidence and future prospects

30 Mar 2021

The Facts

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What are remedies?

In trade, remedies are the measures – such as fines or tariffs – that a signatory to an agreement can use to…

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What is a dispute resolution process?

Dispute resolution is the mutually agreed process by which disagreements over the interpretation, application or breach of a trade agreement can be…

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What is dynamic alignment?

Dynamic alignment is the idea that parties to a trade agreement maintain equivalent regulatory standards to each other in future. This is…

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