Blogs



Opinion: Blasphemy, human rights and a very naughty boy

Fraser Sutherland Fraser Sutherland, campaigns manager at Humanist Society Scotland, calls for ...

Published 7 June 2018

Blog: Is time up for Scottish Limited Partnerships?

Bonar Mercer Bonar Mercer looks at a fresh consultation on proposed reforms to the limited part ...

Published 6 June 2018

Blog: Perception of cost may stop people using a lawyer

Carole Ford Carole Ford makes the case for fixed fees and greater pricing transparency in the ...

Published 4 June 2018

Blog: Brexit to do list...

Lynda Towers Public law expert Lynda Towers provides a realistic overview of where we are on th ...

Published 1 June 2018

Blog: Compromise is key

Matthew Stimson Matthew Stimson considers the ramifications of the Stage 1 Report on the Planni ...

Published 31 May 2018

Blog: Appeal Court judgment offers clarity for future simple procedure claims

Andrew Foyle Andrew Foyle reflects on the significance of a recent Appeal Court judgment for fu ...

Published 22 May 2018

Blog: Is it time for ‘knock-for-knock’ to be knocked out?

Laura Petrie The face of UKCS contracting is changing, and rapidly so with the introduction of ...

Published 17 May 2018

Family law specialists address European Parliament on implications of Brexit

Rachael Kelsey Four panellists from the Brexit and Family Law Group were invited to s ...

Published 17 May 2018

Blog: Glendoe Tunnel – the collapse of reasonable skill and care?

Rebecca Barrass Rebecca Barrass looks at the litigation surrounding the Glendoe Hydro-Electric ...

Published 16 May 2018

Blog: Legal parenthood by any means a complex issue

Amanda Masson Amanda Masson, partner in the family law team at Harper Macleod, writes on a firs ...

Published 14 May 2018

Blog: New contracts for GPs rolled out

Andy Drane Andy Drane, partner at Davidson Chalmers, writes on new arrangements affect GPs and ...

Published 11 May 2018

Our Legal Heritage: Maclean's Speech from the Dock

In the second of our new occasional series, Connor Beaton looks at John Maclean's famous speech from ...

Published 11 May 2018

Blog: New legislation represents fundamental change for civil litigation

Garry Ferguson Garry Ferguson, member of the Forum of Insurance Lawyers committee and partner a ...

Published 9 May 2018

Blog: Call for 'rights for grandparents' law

Denise Laverty Denise Laverty, associate solicitor and accredited family law specialist at BTO ...

Published 9 May 2018

Blog: CVAs and what it means for landlords

Addi Speirs Addi Speirs, partner in Addleshaw Goddard’s restructuring team, writes on the ...

Published 8 May 2018