Blogs



Exclusive feature: A good day to bury bad news – RBS launches 'compensation scheme' for GRG customers

Cat Maclean Cat Maclean assesses the new RBS’ compensation scheme for SMEs who were victims of ...

Published 21 November 2016

Blog: RSLs – get your environmental information houses in order now in preparation for FOI

Daradjeet Jagpal Consultant and solicitor Daradjeet Jagpal dissects the Scottish Information Commi ...

Published 10 November 2016

Blog: Law! What Is It Good For?

Sophia Harrison Sophia Harrison clarifies the law surrounding culpability and the demise of BHS. ...

Published 9 November 2016

Blog: Timing is everything in cohabitation claims

Jennifer Wilkie There is no fall-back when it comes to making a claim outside of a year for separ ...

Published 7 November 2016

Update: the new rules on lay representation for non-natural persons

Zibya Bashir New rules will grant companes and other business vehicles access to lay representation ...

Published 4 November 2016

Blog: Bankrupts cannot be forced to draw down pension to satisfy debts

Gemma Lampert Gemma Lampert and Will Anderson look at whether a lump sum can be extracted from a p ...

Published 2 November 2016

Blog: Uber and the gig economy

Eric Gilligan Eric Gilligan  looks at what Friday's Uber case means for the gig economy. A Lond ...

Published 31 October 2016

Blog: The gig economy

David Morgan David Morgan looks at the question of employment status in the gig economy. “Uber, ...

Published 28 October 2016

Blog: Where next for GRG Customer Claims?

Iain McDougall Over the past two weeks there have been a number of revelations regarding the conduc ...

Published 27 October 2016

Blog: Guessing game – minimum pricing's effect on alcohol sales

Audrey Ferrie Audrey Ferrie offers post-case analysis of the recent ruling in favour of a minimum ...

Published 24 October 2016

Blog: Building firm foundations for future legal profession

Heather Mckendrick Heather Mckendrick explains the work of the newly-launched Lawscot Foundation in ...

Published 10 October 2016

Blog: Brexit – the top 5 loan documentation clauses to watch out for

Stuart Gillies As Brexit looms, Stuart Gillies (pictured) highlights the top five clauses to consi ...

Published 6 October 2016

Blog: Bribery – the price to pay?

Graham Millar Although it may grab the headlines, work related bribery and corruption isn’t the ...

Published 4 October 2016

Update: Property managers advised to be code-compliant ahead of January 2018

Daryl Mcintosh Daryl Mcintosh advises property managers to be well-prepared ahead of the introduct ...

Published 30 September 2016

Blog: Will the Alton Towers decision influence Scots law?

Graham Reid It will be interesting to see whether the recent fine of £5 million on the operator of ...

Published 30 September 2016