Blog post. The Withdrawal Agreement Bill: New legal uncertainty?

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The new European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill risks creating a whole new area of legal uncertainty on a matter that was thought to be settled. The Bill creates the potential for all UK courts, not just the Supreme Court, to revisit the case-law of the European Union Court of Justice, rendering all of the established interpretations of the law much more vulnerable to challenge and change.
Period6 Jan 2020
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Brexit
  • Environmental law
  • Judicial precedent