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Past Events Business Immigration 26th Apr 2018 to 25th Apr 2019

Brexit: Is Your Business Ready? – Oxford – 26th April 2018 – 25th April 2019

You are invited to join us and other like-minded business owners on our Brexit themed seminar programme for businesses. The seminar programme has been designed to help you prepare for the issues that will impact on your business post-Brexit. Please see below for a list of all the available sessions.


Freeths LLP,
5000 Oxford Business Park South,


8:00am – 8:30am – Registration and Breakfast
8:30am – 9:30am – Presentation followed by Q&A
9:30am – 10:00am – Networking

Seminar Programme

Session 1 – Thursday 26th April
Outlook for the UK and Global Economy in Light of the Brexit Negotiations Leading into 2018 (Speaker – CBI Chief Economist, Rain Newton-Smith)

Session 2 – Thursday 3rd May
GDPR: To be fined or not to be fined (Speaker – Freeths, Matt Johnson, IT & Data Solicitor)

Session 3 – Thursday 7th June
Immigration: Brexit immigration planning and EU staff (Speaker – Freeths, Tom Bradford, Business Immigration Partner)

Session 4 – Thursday 5th July
Employment & Pensions: Retaining your talent and getting more talent. What does Brexit mean for Pensions? (Speaker – Freeths, Mark Emery, Employment Partner and Parminder Latimer, Pensions Partner)

Session 5 – Thursday 13th September
Technology: The shape of things to come (Speaker – Tom Cheesewright, Futurist)

Session 6 – Thursday 4th October
Brexit and Contracts: Heading off problems and dealing with disputes (Speakers – Freeths, Duncan Crine, Dispute Management Partner, and Rebecca Howlett, Commercial Partner)

Session 7 – Thursday 1st November
Intellectual Property: How to strengthen your brand proposition in a competitive market and protect your IP in new markets (Speaker – Freeths, Rebecca Howlett, Commercial Partner)

Session 8 – Thursday 10th January 2019
Relocation, Relocation: Should you consider relocating your business operations? (Speakers – Freeths, Patrick Whetter, Real Estate Partner, and Clare Bellis, Real Estate Litigation Partner)

Session 9 – Thursday 7th February 2019
M&A: Brexit-an opportunity to grow or achieve more value (Speaker – Freeths, Leon Arnold, Corporate Partner, and BCMS, Jonathan Dunn, Director)

Session 10 – Thursday 7th March 2019
Competition and Trade: A view on the competitive landscape in respect of competition and trade law post-Brexit (Speaker – Freeths, Andy Maxwell, Partner and Head of Competition Law)

Session 11 – Thursday 25th April 2019
Outlook for the UK and Global Economy following Brexit (Speaker – CBI Chief Economist, Rain Newton-Smith)

Prepare for Brexit and register your interest using the form below. Please state which events you would like to attend.

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