Blogs



Blog: Please don't stop the music!

Lynsey Reid Lynsey Reid outlines the "agent of change" principle in planning policy. On 16 Febru ...

Published 23 March 2018

Blog: Scotland and the new Electronic Communications Code

Gillian Wood Three months after the introduction of the Electronic Communications Code (ECC), Gill ...

Published 22 March 2018

Blog: Time for a clean money test?

Graeme McCormick Graeme McCormick suggests certain financial due diligence be carried out at the ...

Published 20 March 2018

Blog: Ongoing costs of flawed BTP merger revealed

Dr Kath Murray While the recently announced delay to the British Transport Police (BTP) merger with ...

Published 19 March 2018

Blog: Fighting discriminatory letting agents with the Equality Act

Frank Jarvis Frank Jarvis summarises some recent cases where the Equality Act was deployed against ...

Published 16 March 2018

Blog: 10 things about the Lobbying (Scotland) Act 2016

Lynne Gray Lynne Gray details 10 key points about Scotland's new lobbying legislation. Scotlan ...

Published 14 March 2018

Blog: Assuming responsibility – Steel v NRAM Limited

Andrew Foyle Andrew Foyle reflects on how a recent Supreme Court judgment affects professional negl ...

Published 9 March 2018

Blog: 'Smash and Grab' adjudications - too good to be ‘true’?

Ross Cameron Ross Cameron looks at whether a recent English case could curb "smash and grab" adjudi ...

Published 9 March 2018

Blog: Competition regulator targets construction sector

Charles Livingstone Charles Livingstone and Adam McCabe look at the CMA's crackdown on anti-com ...

Published 6 March 2018

Blog: Red alert! Louboutin struggles to put best foot forward

David Flint and Rebecca Henderson look at a recent case on trademarking colours. Recently, the in ...

Published 5 March 2018

Blog: HSE enforcement – more notices and more appeals?

Kevin Clancy Kevin Clancy discusses the possible implications of a recent Supreme Court judgment on ...

Published 28 February 2018

Blog: Beware of ransom strips

Kirstin Nee Kirstin Nee explains the importance of identifying ransom strips. Property Law and L ...

Published 21 February 2018

Blog: Test case needed to shine light on tribunal grey area

Margaret Anne Clark discusses the ways in which HM Courts & Tribunals Service could deal with le ...

Published 19 February 2018

Blog: Recovering VAT on undefended expenses

David Alexander David Alexander comments on a recent case on the recoverability (or otherwise) of ...

Published 19 February 2018

Blog: Taxing problems in Edinburgh's property market

Martin Campbell Martin Campbell looks at whether tax measures have had their intended effect in Edi ...

Published 13 February 2018