Month: June 2016

Remain and Reform in the EU – Rhodri Thompson QC

Rhodri Thompson QC discusses the issue of reform as it bears on the referendum. He considers the possibility for reform of the EU and the UK’s role in this process, and summarises the underlying issues into “10 good reasons to remain – and 5 bad reasons to leave”. The article can be accessed through the link […]

Brexit ‘rough’ or ‘smooth’? – Rhodri Thompson QC

Rhodri Thompson QC considers two possible routes for British exit from the EU is the UK votes to leave in the referendum on 23 June in a short opinion. He suggests the exit could either be “rough” or “smooth”. The latter would seek to maintain close economic ties with the EU and continue to observe […]