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Grant a Power of Attorney

Are you invincible? If not, have you granted a Power of Attorney? Should illness or accident cause you to lose the ability to deal with your finances and make important... Read More >
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Travelling time – is it “working time”?

In late 2015, the European Court of Justice ruled that where an employee has no fixed place of work, travelling time between his home and his first job of the... Read More >
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Help To Buy ISA

If you are saving to buy your first home, a Help to Buy ISA can boost your savings by 25%. Find out how we helped our clients to be one... Read More >
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Litigation: An exception to the “Egg-Shell Skull Rule” – or perhaps not. . . . . . .

The Basic Principle One of the basic principles of our compensation system is that where someone is injured as a result of the negligence of another, they are entitled to... Read More >
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Litigation: Vicarious liability – where do we stand now?

Two recent and long-awaited decisions from the Supreme Court have provided guidance on the pertinent factors to be taken into account when considering whether vicarious liability (the doctrine providing that... Read More >
Do You Have Time to Become a Landlord

Do You Have Time to Become a Landlord?

Becoming a first-time landlord can be an appealing prospect. However, it doesn’t suit everyone. If you’ve recently inherited a second property or have moved in with your partner/new spouse and... Read More >
11 Landlord Regulations You May Not Be Aware Of

11 Landlord Regulations You May Not Be Aware Of

If you’re thinking of becoming a private landlord for the first time, there are a number of things you need to be aware of. Ignorance of the law is no... Read More >
17 Things to Consider Before Renting Out Your Property

17 Things to Consider Before Renting Out Your Property

Becoming a landlord is a big step. There are many pros and cons of renting out your property in Scotland which we’ll look at in detail in this article. Whether... Read More >
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Legal Practice: Does My Firm Need an Anti-Bribery Policy?

I recently attended a talk entitled, “There’s no such thing as a free lunch” which concerned the Bribery Act 2010. It led me to consider the possible need for looking... Read More >

Family Law: A Conundrum Over Paternity

Who exactly is Dad? Sometimes this is a question which is not altogether clear. Suppose a man has been in a relationship for a period of years, a relationship that... Read More >