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June's Feature Article

June's Feature Article
Brexit and Beyond: A New Cross-Border Landscape

As many nations embrace a new strain of isolationism, recognition of international borders will become increasingly top of mind for in-house counsel in ways that most have never contemplated before. From international acquisitions to matters as mundane as sending an email, companies will encounter new rules, fresh enforcement of old rules, and an assortment of unintended consequences as nations become more conscious of sovereignty. Trust may erode and relationships will be tested due to redefining standards. As such, it is more important than ever to make sure that both the business and the legal department are constantly collaborating as they communicate and manage the flow of goods, services, and personnel across borders.