Blogs



Euan Duncan: Copyright or copywrong?

Euan Duncan Following much controversy surrounding the European Union’s proposed Copyrigh ...

Published 14 September 2018

Donald MacKinnon: Does ‘pre-pack’ deal protect House of Fraser’s staff?

Donald MacKinnon Donald MacKinnon looks at how the rights of House of Fraser’s 17,50 ...

Published 14 September 2018

Tom Wood: Male victims of domestic abuse subject to blatant inequality

Tom Wood notes how the Scottish government has neglected one minority group. Scotland has come a lo ...

Published 3 September 2018

Eric Baijal : Polluters must pay

Eric Baijal On 28th August 2018, Lord Docherty issued his opinion in the application of th ...

Published 31 August 2018

Rebecca Ablett: Full plate for the Court of Justice

Rebecca Ablett Rebecca Ablett serves up a two-course dish of intellectual property delights fro ...

Published 29 August 2018

Chris Gardiner: Can a text message be a valid will?

Chris Gardiner Chris Gardiner looks at electronic wills after a French court in the city o ...

Published 24 August 2018

Nicola Edgar: The strange case of Dr Bawa-Garba

Nicola Edgar Recently, the Court of Appeal ruled that Dr Bawa-Garba should be reinstated to the ...

Published 23 August 2018

Jacqueline Cook: Will Islands Act live up to lofty aims?

Jacqueline Cook Jacqueline Cook looks at recently passed legislation aiming to promote and prot ...

Published 21 August 2018

Gillian Rushbury: Defending the defendants

Gillian Rushbury A recent Supreme Court ruling in an English case offers highly persuasive guid ...

Published 20 August 2018

Scott Clair: Non-vested contingent interest clarified

Scott Clair Scott Clair comments on a recent Sheriff Appeal Court case that found the scope of ...

Published 20 August 2018

Blog: Don't be evil – Google fined record £3.8bn for abusing dominant position

David Flint and Rebecca Henderson On 18 July the EU Commission handed Google a record fine ...

Published 10 August 2018

Katrina Lumsdaine: Supreme Court decision may impact on directors and prescriptive periods in Scotland

Katrina Lumsdaine Scottish insolvency practitioners may be able to use a decision of the Suprem ...

Published 10 August 2018

Blog: French case clarifies 'consent' under GDPR

Val Surgenor Val Surgenor and Rebecca Henderson discuss a French case that will likely serve as ...

Published 7 August 2018

Alan Cook: Proposed rates reforms a boon to the commercial property sector

Alan Cook Scotland's commercial property sector stands to benefit from proposed reforms to busi ...

Published 3 August 2018

Blog: Feel secure in the Scottish courts

Julie Hamilton A Court of Session or Sheriff Court action can be raised for the sole purpose of ...

Published 2 August 2018