Jeff Hay and Ted Claypoole of Womble Carlyle discuss whether contracts that are currently written to include the U.K. with the EU will be enforceable or will need to be rewritten and whether European versus English law will have jurisdiction in this latest addition to our multi-part video series discussing the U.K.’s decision to leave the EU and the potential challenges and opportunities Brexit poses for businesses on either side of the Atlantic.
These video clips are pulled from panel discussion held in Charlotte on Aug. 24 sponsored by Womble Carlyle and the British-American Business Council. You can watch the entire panel discussion here. Along with Jeff Hay and Ted Claypoole, the audience of more than 100 business leaders also heard from Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford, British Consul General, John Williams, CEO of Domtar Corp., Jay Bryson, Global Economist with Wells Fargo, Doug Wood, a partner at Grant Thornton, as well as Managing Partner Jonathan Blair and Francesco Lamanna from the UK law firm Bond Dickinson.
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