News 30 July 2018

Sleepover case could save employers millions

The recent ruling may bring relief but there are no real winners, writes Ben Doherty, Partner and Head of Lindsays’ Employment team

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News 30 July 2018

$4.6bn payout to victims of talc-related cancer

Pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson are planning to lodge an appeal after they have been ordered to pay compensation amounting to $4.7bn to 22 women

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News 30 July 2018

Nordic Living by Biehl arrives in Edinburgh

Fiona Linklater, Director in our Commercial Property team assisted Scandinavian design company with its shop lease in Edinburgh

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News 27 July 2018

Announcing our second year supporting Abertay University’s Dare Academy

We are delighted to support Dare Academy, Abertay University’s games design competition, and to offer students business and legal advice

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News 27 July 2018

Should voluntary overtime be included in holiday pay calculations?

Employers should be aware of the limits to employee working hours and overtime set out in the Working Time Regulations (WTR)

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News 25 July 2018

Scottish Courts take a reasonable approach to implied time limits in commercial contracts

The case of William Burnside v Promontoria (Chestnut) Ltd highlights the court’s approach to the performance of obligations in contracts where express...

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News 25 July 2018

Owens v Owens, The Supreme Court and “no fault” divorce

Today’s Supreme Court decision (25 July 2018) highlights the need for reform of divorce law in England and Wales

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News 24 July 2018

Eilish reflects on the rocky road to her strong performance at Diamond League events

After a rocky start to the year, Eilish has battled her way back to full fitness and to the top of the UK rankings

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News 20 July 2018

New Edinburgh letting for IP specialist Marks & Clerk

Our commercial property team assisted intellectual property specialist Marks & Clerk with their office relocation

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News 18 July 2018

Warning to parents regarding potentially unsafe slime toys

Consumer Group Which? Have issued a warning to parents following results of tests carried out showed high levels of a chemical in slime toys

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News 13 July 2018

UK consumers to seek compensation for talc-related cancer

Consumers in the UK could be set to seek compensation after scientific links have been made between the diagnosis of ovarian cancer and the use of tal...

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News 10 July 2018

High-street retailers and Company Voluntary Arrangements – how might it affect you?

Company Voluntary Arrangements have been in the news recently as many high-street retailers seek to restructure their business

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