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Image for article: Announcing four more years of support for the Scottish Cross Country Season

Announcing four more years of support for the Scottish Cross Country Season

27 September 2016

We are delighted to announce that our support of the Scottish Cross Country Season has been extended for a further four years, taking the agreement with scottishathletics through to the end of the 2019-20 winter programme.

Image for article: Gender pay gap reporting requirements set to come into force

Gender pay gap reporting requirements set to come into force

22 September 2016

Final details of the new reporting regulations for gender pay are expected in October. Employers should check whether they are affected, and what they need to do.

Image for article: New energy requirements turn up the heat in the commercial property market

New energy requirements turn up the heat in the commercial property market

19 September 2016

The Scotsman today featured an article by Dawn Anderson, Director about the impact of the new energy performance regulations on commercial property owners and landlords.

Image for article: Lynsey Kerr takes exceptional STEPs

Lynsey Kerr takes exceptional STEPs

16 September 2016

Congratulations to Lynsey Kerr, Associate in our Private Client team, who was the highest scoring graduate with her recent qualification of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners Scotland Diploma.

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Image for article: Charities Bulletin - March 2016

Charities Bulletin - March 2016

8 March 2016

This Charity bulletin focuses on governance and tax relief for charitable sports clubs

Image for article: Holiday Pay and changes to the way in which it is calculated

Holiday Pay and changes to the way in which it is calculated

28 January 2014

This bulletin focuses on the big HR issue of 2014: Holiday Pay. Holiday pay in the UK is calculated on the basis of a weeks’ pay. Three recent case decisions however indicate that in the near future this will no longer be the correct approach for employers to adopt.

Image for article: Insolvency and Recovery Bulletin: December 2013

Insolvency and Recovery Bulletin: December 2013

19 December 2013

This bulletin looks at the changes brought in by the Protected Trust Deeds (Scotland) Regulations 2013, which came into force on 28 November, and the case of Crystal Palace involving the administration process, TUPE and automatically unfair dismissal.

Image for article: Bulletin - Employment - October 2013

Bulletin - Employment - October 2013

10 October 2013

This issue of our employment bulletin covers our fixed fee employment law services, the repealed third party harassment law, the proposed changes to the TUPE regulations, modifying sickness and absence policies and John McCririck's age discrimination case.

Image for article: Insolvency & Recovery Bulletin - August 2013

Insolvency & Recovery Bulletin - August 2013

2 August 2013

The latest insolvency and recovery bulletin covers the draft Bankruptcy and Debt Advice (Scotland) Bill, a Court decision that liquidators in Scotland may disclaim property and the outlook for distressed property.