English courts will still consider EU decisions as “evidence” post-Brexit, QC says

Hettie O'Brien

06 October 2017

English courts will still consider EU decisions as “evidence” post-Brexit, QC says

PG/GCR Live

Despite anxieties that Brexit will affect the UK’s status as a jurisdiction of choice for private damages actions, English courts will still take EU case law seriously – and divergence could even make the UK more attractive for litigation, a leading barrister has said.