5 Ways to Brexit-Proof Your Existing Contracts

February 13, 2017

The UK Prime Minster has indicated that the government will invoke Article 50 in the first quarter of 2017, triggering the beginning of the negotiation of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU — which is a fixed, two-year period, if not extended.

Companies should be reviewing their existing contracts — at least those which may still apply at the point of Brexit — and amending the standard terms of business they propose to use from now on, to account for when the UK ceases to be an EU Member State. Five key considerations to Brexit-proof your company’s contracts are included in Dechert's downloadable infographic.