news 15 December 2017

New long-term agricultural letting regime is introduced – MLDT

Modern limited duration tenancies (“MLDTs”) replace limited duration tenancies as Scotland’s main long-term agricultural letting vehicle

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news 15 December 2017

Recycling company liable for death of employee

Savanna Rags International Limited has been fined for breaching health and safety rules which lead to a worker being fatally injured

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News 14 December 2017

Are you ready for the new rules on historic child abuse claims?

Are you ready for the new rules on historic child abuse claims?

Under a new law in Scotland, councils, charities and other organisations could face claims going back over 50 years

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Insights 14 December 2017

Charities must learn difference between a ‘chat’ and ‘lobbying’

Charities must learn difference between a ‘chat’ and ‘lobbying’

Scotland’s new Lobbying Register comes into force in March 2018, and charity leaders and staff must get to grips with the new rules

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Insights 13 December 2017

Could employee ownership work for your business?

Could employee ownership work for your business?

For small businesses, employee ownership is highly topical, and a solution worth considering if you’re thinking about the future prosperity of your business

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News 11 December 2017

Letting agent regulation is imminent – are you prepared?

Letting agent regulation is imminent – are you prepared?

A new Code of Practice is to be introduced in January 2018, regulating the way letting agents deliver their services in Scotland

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Insights 4 December 2017

School placing requests - an educational challenge for parents

School placing requests - an educational challenge for parents

It’s an exercise as testing as any trigonometry exam and one that many parents face when choosing a school for their children

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Lindsays' Life 1 December 2017

Welcome to the new issue of Lindsays Life magazine

Welcome to the new issue of Lindsays Life magazine

December 2017 sees the launch of our thirteenth edition of Lindsays Life which includes a wide range of topics relevant to individuals, families and businesses

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News 30 November 2017

People who let glass houses shouldn’t throw stones

People who let glass houses shouldn’t throw stones

Landlords making claims against tenants should ensure they have complied with letting rules to avoid breaching regulations

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News 29 November 2017

Government sets a date for new Scottish Lobbying Register

Government sets a date for new Scottish Lobbying Register

Regulated lobbying comes into effect on 12 March 2018 and organisations need to understand which types of communication they must register

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News 29 November 2017

Lindsays advises Harvey Map Services on transition to employee ownership

Lindsays advises Harvey Map Services on transition to employee ownership

Our corporate team advised leading map publisher, Harvey Maps Services, on transition to employee ownership

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News 28 November 2017

Contaminated blood scandal: Government announce full statutory inquiry

Contaminated blood scandal: Government announce full statutory inquiry

It has been announced by the Government that a full statutory inquiry into the contaminated blood scandal will be held

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Insights 27 November 2017

There’s a Simple Procedure for dealing with commercial debt recovery

There’s a Simple Procedure for dealing with commercial debt recovery

Simple Procedure was introduced in November 2016 to offer faster and more accessible justice for business disputes including debt recovery actions

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News 27 November 2017

More pregnant women to receive Group B Strep treatment

More pregnant women to receive Group B Strep treatment

If you are pregnant and carry the common Group B Strep bacteria there are steps you can take to prevent it from passing to your baby during labour

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