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Ref. Ares(2017)1114971 - 02/03/2017
[Art. 4.1(b)]
 (TRADE)
Subject:
FW: TTIP professional services:  meeting with UK Law Societies
Ares(2015)293640 
From: 
 (TRADE)  
[Art. 4.1(b)]
Sent: Friday, January 23, 2015 6:34 PM 
To:  [Art. 4.1(b)]
 (TRADE) 
Cc:  [Art. 4.1(b)]  (TRADE) 
Subject: TTIP professional services: meeting with UK Law Societies 
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Earlier this week I met with 
[Art. 4.1(b)]
 and  [Art. 4.1(b)]  from the UK Law Societies to discuss 
their interests in TTIP. 
 had presented the Law Societies' interests in TTIP in a stakeholder meeting in one 
*
of the previous TTIP rounds.  
*[Art. 4.1(b)]
Main issues discussed: 
•  [Art. 4.1(a)]
• UK law firms are reporting problems with right of establishment in case of non-lawyer partners
(which is possible in some MS such as UK)
• 
[Art. 4.1(a)]
• EU offer: [Art.   will look into public EU TiSA offer to analyse whether reservations reflect actual 
situation 4.1(b)]
• Visas: I encouraged [Art.   to report about problems if any 
4.1(b)]
We agreed to continue the exchange in due course. 
[Art. 4.1(b)]
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