news 27 June 2017

Fearann Eilean Iarmain wins the Golden Plover Award 2017 for Moorland Management

We are delighted to announce the well-deserved winner of the 2017 Golden Plover Award is Fearann Eilean Iarmain on the Isle of Skye

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news 27 June 2017

A finely tuned hotel sale

We are delighted to have advised Tune Hotels Group on the sale of their hotel in Edinburgh and provided guidance on related corporate and employment matters

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Insights 22 June 2017

Community Right to Buy rules are extended but remain complex

Community Right to Buy rules are extended but remain complex

Legal changes may have extended the rights for community groups to register an interest to purchase land for community use but it’s still a complex process

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Insights 20 June 2017

Early advice may protect rural tenants’ positions when partnership leases are being terminated

Early advice may protect rural tenants’ positions when partnership leases are being terminated

Andrew Linehan considers the complexities of the process of partnership lease termination and highlights the benefit for tenants who engage with advisors promptly

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Insights 19 June 2017

Divorce: the view from the North

Divorce: the view from the North

Differences between divorce law in Scotland and England mean that the process and outcome may vary significantly depending on where the divorce is decided

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News 19 June 2017

Tayside has a spring in its step

Tayside has a spring in its step

Tayside’s residential property market has enjoyed steady growth throughout 2017 and the outlook remains positive

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Insights 16 June 2017

The attorney: a key partner in the journey of life

The attorney: a key partner in the journey of life

If someone makes a Power of Attorney (PoA) and asks you to be their attorney, what are your duties and rights?

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Insights 15 June 2017

Dealing with dilapidations – the repairing liability at the expiry of a lease

Dealing with dilapidations – the repairing liability at the expiry of a lease

Dilapidations refers to the process a landlord follows to recover loss due to tenants failing to meet the repairing standard imposed in a commercial lease

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Insights 14 June 2017

How to ensure your child’s summer is a holiday dream when parenting apart

How to ensure your child’s summer is a holiday dream when parenting apart

Nina Taylor, Partner, suggests how separated parents can avoid disputes by ensuring their summer holiday plans suit everyone involved

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News 14 June 2017

Eilish is determined to get back on track for the British Championships

Eilish is determined to get back on track for the British Championships

Eilish McColgan shares her disappointment from last week’s race in Rome but looks ahead to a return to form at the British Championships in July

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Insights 12 June 2017

PSC rules – What’s the position for nominee shareholders of UK companies?

PSC rules – What’s the position for nominee shareholders of UK companies?

Owners of shares in UK companies may no longer be able to shelter behind nominee shareholders due to the new People with Significant Control (PSC) reporting rules

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Insights 9 June 2017

Consent to alterations – what do commercial property tenants need to know?

Consent to alterations – what do commercial property tenants need to know?

Tenants who wish to make changes to the property they occupy should check what is permitted and prevented within their commercial lease

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News 7 June 2017

A rollercoaster ride for Lindsays’ Tour de Forth charity cyclists

A rollercoaster ride for Lindsays’ Tour de Forth charity cyclists

Our sportive participants all successfully completed the 60 hilly miles of the picturesque Tour de Forth loop for two worthy causes

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Insights 6 June 2017

Wedding day peace of mind

Wedding day peace of mind

Prenuptial agreements may not be romantic, but they are a straightforward way to provide clarity on what would happen in the case of divorce

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