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2020 Chemicals Workshop Webinar Series - REACH 2020: Brexit & Beyond

Region: Americas
12 August 2020

A recording of the webinar is available for download.

Join the Ohio Chemistry Technology Council and Squire Patton Boggs for our four-part 2020 Chemicals Workshop Webinar Series that will feature thought-leading perspectives from industry leaders and practitioners on topics of interest to those working in the chemicals industry.

Register now for the second of our four sessions.

REACH 2020: Brexit & Beyond
Wednesday, August 12 - 1 - 2 p.m. ET
Dave Gordon, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs (Birmingham, UK)
Anita Lloyd, Director, Squire Patton Boggs (Birmingham, UK)

The UK left the EU on 31 January 2020, and on 31 December 2020 the transitional period will come to an end, meaning that the EU REACH Regulation will no longer apply in the UK. Given the complex and cross-border nature of chemical supply chains, and the supply chain approach adopted in the REACH Regulation, this has major implications for anyone supplying chemicals into the EU or the UK from 2021.

In this webinar, our UK based chemical regulatory experts will explain the effect of Brexit on the REACH regulation, both in the UK and the EU, and the key features of the new ‘UK REACH’ system that is likely to apply in the UK from 2021. We will explore the critical regulatory steps that US and global companies involved in trading chemicals with the UK and EU will need to take to ensure they can continue to do so, including practical examples and case studies.

An overview and invitation for each of the remaining three programs in the series will be shared in due course:

How Companies are Coping with TSCA - Lessons from the Front Line
Wednesday, August 19 - 1 - 2 p.m. ET
Karen Winters, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs (Columbus)
Stephanie Couhig, Senior Vice President, Hexion Inc. (Columbus)
Julie Froelicher, Senior Director, The Procter & Gamble Company (Cincinnati)
Haley Stowe, North America Product Steward, Olin Corp. (Michigan)

Environmental Policy, Politics and the 2020 Election
Wednesday, August 26 - 1 - 2 p.m. ET
Edward Newberry, Managing Partner, Squire Patton Boggs (Washington DC)
Timothy Cosgrove, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs (Cleveland)

CLE is pending for 1.0 hour of general CLE in the following jurisdictions: AZ, CA, CO, NJ, NY, OH and TX.

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