MacRoberts celebrates 18 promotions and welcomes 10 new trainees

MacRoberts welcomed 10 new trainees to the firm last week on the same day it announced a raft of promotions across the business.

Published 9 September 2019

MacRoberts joins Stonewall UK Diversity Champions Programme

MacRoberts has become a member of the Stonewall UK Diversity Champions Programme.

Published 16 August 2019

Blog: Show me the money – Court of Session rules diligence on the dependence can be granted in Employment Tribunal claims

A recent decision by the Inner House of the Court of Session held that Scottish courts have the ability to grant protective orders against an employer’s assets even where claims have been brought against them in an Employment Tribunal, write Eleanor Mannion and Laurie Anderson.

Published 14 August 2019

MacRoberts advises on sale of Edinburgh-based Cultivate to Deliveroo

MacRoberts has advised on the sale of Cultivate Software Limited, an Edinburgh-based software consultancy business, to international food delivery operators Deliveroo.

Published 2 August 2019

MacRoberts promotes James Keith and Lisa Maguire to partner

MacRoberts has promoted two new partners internally to further strengthen its banking and pensions teams.

Published 1 May 2019

Jennifer McKay and Gillian Craig join MacRoberts’ management board

MacRoberts has announced the appointment of two female partners to its management board on International Women’s Day.

Published 8 March 2019

Blog: CMA continues to enforce its cartel agenda on the construction industry

The Competition & Markets Authority is continuing its focus of targeting cartel behaviour in the UK. The CMA’s campaign against cartel behaviour is entreating businesses and individuals to be “safe, not sorry”. The CMA has had a particular focus on cartels within the construction industry and has said that it will impose both monetary and disqualification penalties if competition law has been broken. Rebecca Henderson and Rachel Gillan look at some recent fines issued by the CMA and the general approach to cartel behaviour in the UK.

Published 8 March 2019