On 23 June 2016, the United Kingdom (UK) cast its historic vote to leave the European Union (EU), setting into motion the end of its 43-year membership. The UK formally notified its intention to withdraw from the EU on 29 March 2017, starting a two-year negotiation on the terms of withdrawal and future cooperation.
During this period of uncertainty, Arnold & Porter will monitor the latest Brexit developments as they unfold. The goal—to provide you with our best assessments on the likely legal consequences across a range of sectors, when relevant. If you have any specific questions relating to Brexit's impact on your business or industry, please contact our attorneys, as listed below.