Note from the Editors

Readers may wish to know that Prof. Mark Elliot has published an excellent and comprehensive argument about why Parliament’s approval is not required to trigger Article 50 TEU.  It replies to the widely circulated UKCL Blog pieces by Nick Barber, Tom Hickman and Jeff King, as well as to that by Adam Tucker, on this same question. We have paused re-postings during the post-referendum period due to a backlog of new posts.

On why, as a matter of law, triggering Article 50 does not require Parliament to legislate

The Editors