news 26 April 2017

Executor landlords – what are your obligations?

An executor’s role may include stepping into a landlord’s shoes if the deceased owns property which they rent out to tenants

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insights 20 April 2017

Do you need help with later life issues?

If you or your family want to make decisions about additional assistance for later life, you should be informed of all the options available

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Insights 13 April 2017

Leave courtroom dramas to TV and film sets

Leave courtroom dramas to TV and film sets

A day in court is rarely the best way to resolve divorce, separation, contact or family business disputes

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News 12 April 2017

New Property Manager joins our Residential Property team

New Property Manager joins our Residential Property team

We are delighted to welcome Gail Walshe to our Residential Property team in North Berwick

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Insights 11 April 2017

Changing a croft is far from a walk in the park

Changing a croft is far from a walk in the park

A recent court case concerning crofting law has ramifications for crofters and also non-crofters looking to buy property in some parts of rural Scotland

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News 7 April 2017

Coming soon to a property near you

Coming soon to a property near you

Private landlords should ready themselves for major new legislation on the horizon

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News 6 April 2017

Eilish keeps her options open with a qualifying time in the 10,000m

Eilish keeps her options open with a qualifying time in the 10,000m

In Eilish’s blog this month she tells us about the challenge of extending her race distance to 10,000m in Stanford, USA last weekend

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Insights 5 April 2017

The gig economy – the importance of defining working relationships

The gig economy – the importance of defining working relationships

The rising status of the term ”gig economy” and recent tribunal cases highlight the importance of determining a person’s employment status

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News 30 March 2017

Our rural services team grows with two new appointments

Our rural services team grows with two new appointments

We are pleased to welcome Laura McKinnon and Kirsty Strachan who have joined our rural services team as a director and solicitor respectively

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News 29 March 2017

Employment law changes from April 2017 – a summary for employers

Employment law changes from April 2017 – a summary for employers

Employers should be aware of the new employment law changes which will come into effect from 1 April 2017.

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Insights 27 March 2017

A gift too good to be true?

A gift too good to be true?

Peter Murrin discusses why gifting your home to the next generation is a complex decision to be planned with caution and care

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Insights 24 March 2017

Business owners urged to check use classes when changing property purpose

Business owners urged to check use classes when changing property purpose

Business owners seeking to make property alterations should check permitted changes of use before purchasing or leasing

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News 23 March 2017

Five legal updates for landlords

Five legal updates for landlords

Ahead of the forthcoming changes facing private residential tenancies and letting agents, landlords should note these key updates and recent case decisions

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