Brexit: Views from Around the Licensing Industry
As the Licensing Expo clock ticked down, so too did the minutes until the Brexit results were in — would they stay or would they go?
A referendum was held on Thursday, June 23 to decide whether the UK should leave or remain in the European Union. Leave won by a narrow margin of 52% to 48% – and thus a flurry of questions began, starting with “What happens now?” This has been asked across our global licensing industry as well, and here we have three different perspectives and insights on how Brexit may have an impact:
- Keep Calm and Carry On? That Seems To Be Early Post-Brexit Consensus – Marty Brochstein
- Brexit and the Licensing Business: A Legal View – Christian Fortmann
- Brexit and the Licensing Business: One Man’s View – Kelvyn Gardner, LIMA UK