Brief encounters

SJ Berwin & Co and the European Commission in the UK will stage a series of six briefings on EU commercial policy and related issues during the next four months. The briefings, which start with a session on new directions in EU and competition law on 22 January, will be given by senior community officials and members of SJ Berwin's EU law team. Former EU Commissioner and SJ Berwin consultant Lord Clinton-Davis will chair the sessions.