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London & The World

Issue 12: April 2021

London & The World
Adam Rose Post

Editor's Note

Welcome to another edition of London and the World.


'Navigating Indonesian Debt Restructurings in 2021' – Tahirah Ara at Asia Debt and Debt Restructuring Forum 2021

On 19 March, Managing Partner of Mishcon Singapore and Head of Asia, Tahirah Ara spoke at the Asian Legal Business Asia Debt and Debt Restructuring Forum 2021 at the Pan Pacific Hotel, Singapore. Tahirah participated in a panel discussion on 'Navigating Indonesian Debt Restructurings in 2021', alongside panellists Ben Crilly, Managing Director of Borrelli Walsh, Jakarta office and Pierre Dzakpasu from Mayer Brown in Singapore.


Brexit and Data Protection

There are a number of practical steps that organisations (both controllers and processors) should consider taking in relation to data protection compliance. These steps must be considered carefully on a case-by-case basis and we would be pleased to discuss any aspect of this guide with you in more detail.


Mishcon de Reya announces new Climate Strategy

Mishcon de Reya has announced its brand new Climate Strategy. The strategy reveals that the Firm is committed to being a net zero carbon business, this year and every year, actively working to achieve the most ambitious aim of the Paris Agreement, to limit global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees C above pre-industrial levels.


The new post-Brexit sponsorship system

On 31 December 2020, the free movement of workers from the EU to the UK came to an end. This means that EU nationals wishing to commence living and working in the UK from 1 January 2021 are no longer able to do so without a visa which permits the work in question.


Importing and exporting goods post-Brexit

Now that the UK has left the EU, those exporting and importing goods between the UK and EU must review how this affects sales VAT, import VAT and customs duty, as well as the controls and procedures at the border. Read more.


Brexit and Trade: Goods and Services

The EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (the "TCA") provides for tariff and quota free trade in goods between the UK and EU. This is undoubtedly welcome news to businesses operating between the two territories.


Brexit and Trade: The Automotive Sector

According to the SMMT (Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders), the UK automotive industry generates more than £78.9 billion in turnover and adds £15.3 billion value to the UK economy. Of the c 1.3 million cars manufactured in the UK in 2019 80% were made for export, with more than half of the exports heading for the EU and the USA second at around 19% of export volumes.


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