The UKFT Guide to Garment Labelling in the EU post Brexit
UKFT has published a new Guide to Garment Labelling in the EU post Brexit for UK fashion and textile companies in light of the UK’s exit from the European Union.
Important new hallmarking requirements after Brexit
"Now that we better understand the nature of the UK's post-Brexit trading relationship with the EU we can more accurately define the impacts on international hallmarking regulations."
Brexit | Grants to help small and medium-sized businesses new to importing or exporting
The SME Brexit Support Fund could give you up to £2,000 to help with training or professional advice, if your business has up to 500 employees and no more than £100 million annual turnover.
Brexit and the UK’s Live Music Industry
LIVE is calling on the UK Government to:
Ensure musicians and their entourages can continue to work across Europe, Save European tours through the free movement of UK concert trucks, Minimise additional costs and friction incurred by ATA Carnets, Provide clear guidance on VAT and social security & Establish a new UK Music Export Office.
The UK-EU trade deal and Scotland’s exports
Since the UK and the EU agreed the Trade and Cooperation Agreement (the TCA) on 24 December 2020, there has been much discussion as to what the economic impact will be on Scotland and the UK. This blog will summarise some of the work in this area and set out the latest data we have on Scotland’s exports.
How has protection of IP in Europe changed following BREXIT?
For new patent protection, a European patent application covering all 38 EPO member states, in other words all 27 EU countries and the 11 non-EU countries, now including the UK, can be filed. Nothing has changed in patent prosecution; everything is the same as before.
Brexit: New rules are here
New rules apply to things like travel and doing business with Europe. Use the Brexit checker to get a personalised list of actions for you, your business and your family.
Brexit: Short-term EU work permit arrangements for UK musicians
On 24 December 2020, the UK and EU agreed a new Trade and Cooperation Agreement to govern the future trading and security relationship now that the UK has left the EU.
Brexit: Helping UK fashion and textile companies to export
UKFT’s International Business team helps members to maximise potential sales, in the UK and overseas markets. We look at your product and help you to identify your competitors and define your potential markets, build on business that you may already have, or discuss changes that you may need to make to your product exportable.
The Heritage Alliance Brexit Guidance Hub
The Heritage Alliance Brexit Hub is designed to help the heritage sector prepare for the end of the transition period.
Agreements were reached between the United Kingdom and the European Union on 24 Dec 2020, which have now come into effect since the end of the transition period on 1 January 2021.