written by Colin Munro
issued by the ABS Expert Council
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Theresa May has triggered Art. 50 today setting in train Britain’s two-year, slow-motion exit from the European Union.
One point is clear in the provision of Art. 50: two years after its activation the U.K. will no longer be a member of the EU, whether or not a deal has been struck on the terms of the divorce.