MJur alumnus Alberto Escobar Rivas was recently awarded a prize in the field of business law for an essay he wrote about Brexit. The competition was organized by IE Law School and by Ontier, a Spanish international law firm.
The topic for the essays was 'Brexit: Legal consequences of the departure of the United Kingdom from the EU for businesses: Legal framework of the withdrawal and new Legal Framework, special reference to the problems of transitory law in respect of contracts, corporate operations and litigation'. Alberto's essay was titled '"And here remain with your uncertainty!": The consequences of Brexit for Business Law'. Alberto is also a recent prize winner for ‘European Private Law: Contract’.