XXXIV, No 13, 11/07/2016
Defence Directive after Brexit – UK MoD misjudges outcome
The British government published a thirteen-page guidance note for defence and security contracts just ahead of the Brexit referendum. The document considers the government’s legal position regarding Article 346 TFEU, explaining in excruciating legal jargon what the article is about and when it can be used. A fourteen-page “overview” on regulations for defence and security contracts was published the same day.