What Next? The Communications Industry after Brexit

Although the leave vote seems to have happened a long time ago, uncertainty remains. The lengthy timescale for the UK’s departure from the European Union, and our inability to know how negotiations will pan out, have resulted in a fair degree of confusion in the communications world.


It was only a handful of years ago that the global recession and the rise of digital and other disciplines sent the industry into a period of self-analysis and, ultimately, of great change: could we be about to see the same again?

In this note, we look at the likely development of the law following Brexit, and the effect this will have on the communications industry.