On 24 January, the Supreme Court ruled against the government and decided that Parliament must give its approval before Article 50 can be triggered and the formal process by which the UK will leave the EU can begin.
In a webinar hosted by LexisNexis Webinars and New Law Journal, one of the lawyers acting for the claimants, New Law Journal consultant editor David Greene, discusses the implications of this decision with Professor Dominic Regan.
Leading litigator warns that citizen’s rights are at risk if Article 50 trigger is rushed.
The discussion includes:
- The judgment and reasoning given
- The dissenting opinions
- The devolution issues
- The immediate future and next steps