Whish to Lords: post-Brexit UK would be “foolish” to ignore EU case law

Hettie O'Brien

13 October 2017

Whish to Lords: post-Brexit UK would be “foolish” to ignore EU case law

Richard Whish QC at GCR Live Brussels, FreedomFilm / GCR Live

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority and courts should not ignore EU competition case law even after the country leaves the union, a leading expert said in a House of Lords hearing yesterday, but added that the rules for “having regard for” those judgments should not be onerous.