Blogs



Blog: Lessons in payment notices and pay less notices

Shona McCusker Shona McCusker looks at two recent cases highlighting the difficulties in practice ...

Published 10 November 2017

Blog: Are payment provisions working in Scotland?

Julie Scott-Gilroy Julie Scott-Gilroy looks at how well the construction industry's payment regim ...

Published 7 November 2017

Blog: Cartel offence clarified

David Flint David Flint and Rebecca Ferguson look at an atypical cartel case. When we think of a c ...

Published 1 November 2017

Blog: Abolish the time-bar for abuse victims over 18

Mike Kemp Mike Kemp explains his views on why the time-bar should be removed for abuse victims over ...

Published 31 October 2017

Blog: Guardianship rules clarified

Martin Monaghan Martin Monaghan looks at a case clarifying the appointment of Guardians. It used ...

Published 26 October 2017

Blog: Tacit relocation explained

Robert Sutherland Advocate Robert Sutherland explains the law governing automatic renewal of a le ...

Published 20 October 2017

Blog: Licensing ''Uber'' in Scotland - nothing to see here?

Scott Blair Advocate Scott Blair looks at the Uber case and its implications for the company's oper ...

Published 13 October 2017

Blog: Take note – notification regime to change under GDPR

Val Surgenor Val Surgenor looks at changes to the notification regime under GDPR. What does noti ...

Published 10 October 2017

Blog: Marking your territory

Robin Dunlop Robin Dunlop highlights the importance of having clear boundary features. Volunt ...

Published 10 October 2017

Blog: Botched property tax bears rotten fruit

Ken McEwan Ken McEwan gives the Scottish government short shrift over the "virtual stagnation" at t ...

Published 5 October 2017

Blog: Are you…threatening me?

Paul Motion Paul Motion considers the new law on unjustified threats in relation to intellectual pr ...

Published 4 October 2017

Professional negligence: where does the time go?

Karen Cornwell Accredited specialist in professional negligence law Karen Cornwell reflects on mai ...

Published 3 October 2017

Blog: Driving cartels out – EU fines Scania €880 million

David Flint David Flint and Rebecca Ferguson give an overview of the EU's attempts to crackdown o ...

Published 3 October 2017

Blog: No, 'not proven' did not come first

Professors James Chalmers and Fiona Leverick set the record straight on Scotland's much misunderstoo ...

Published 29 September 2017

Controllers and processors: GDPR draft guidance on contracts and liabilities

David Gourlay David Gourlay gives SLN readers the latest GDPR update ahead of its introduction next ...

Published 29 September 2017