Manufacturing Matters Winter 2015/16

Manufacturing Matters


Welcome to Manufacturing Matters, DLA Piper’s round-up of legal news, sector updates and commentary for clients and contacts engaged in the manufacturing sector.

In this issue:

  • Cybersecurity
  • The Modern Slavery Act – transparency in global supply chains
  • Investment in Central and Eastern Europe
  • An interview with Bob Pickles, Head of Corporate and Government Affairs, Canon UK
  • Oil price volatility and the risk of corporate contagion
  • Asset based lending – another way to raise finance
  • EU-Canada Economic Trade Agreement – what you need to know
  • Brexit – implications for UK manufacturers
  • The Volkswagen emission scandal – implications for product compliance

In this issue

  • Brexit: Key questions for the UK's manufacturing industry
    10 FEB 2016

    The UK this month voted to leave the European Union in a so-called Brexit referendum. This decision raises significant challenges and potential opportunities for all multinational companies that trade with and operate in the United Kingdom. We look at the key questions for the manufacturing industry. 

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