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14 Dec, 2017

New Sporting Rights Code of Practice issued

In the agricultural world, it is not unusual for landowners to let their land whilst retaining the sporting rights.

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14 Dec, 2017

The Modern Limited Duration Tenancy

With effect from 30 November 2017, a new type of tenancy for farms and agricultural lands has been introduced under the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016.

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08 Dec, 2017

A new child centred approach to safeguarding in sport

Family Law specialist welcomes new approach to Safeguarding in Sport with new 'Standards for Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport'.

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08 Dec, 2017

Scottish Government introduce a change to their home ownership schemes

The Scottish Government has introduced a change to their home ownership schemes.

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07 Dec, 2017

Indefinite carry over of unpaid annual leave approved by European Court

All employees and workers in the UK are entitled to be paid for 5.6 weeks holiday per year.

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06 Dec, 2017

The importance of Living Wills

Private Client solicitor, Graeme Dickson highlights the benefits of a Living Will, following the recent case of a lady who had aggressive life sustaining treatment imposed against her wishes and contrary to specific directions she had given.

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05 Dec, 2017

Glass Half Full?

5 December 2017 marks the third anniversary of the reduction of the legal drink-driving limits in Scotland.

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04 Dec, 2017

A Power of Attorney: The Best Insurance Policy Money Can Buy

Becoming incapable isn’t something that people tend to think about, or plan for in advance.

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04 Dec, 2017

What’s In A Name?

In Scotland, you can call yourself anything you like. A name has no legal significance. The use of a particular surname can however garner significance upon separation where children are involved.

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29 Nov, 2017

Road Safety – When Being Average Brings the Best Results

Although the national road safety charity Brake’s Road Safety Week 2017 is now at an end, it is still vital to keep their message and theme of urging drivers to slow down and save lives in mind.

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