Insights 4 May 2020

Covid-19 : Charities are advised to check whether they can hold AGMs online

Charities could expose themselves to avoidable legal risk if they hold virtual annual general meetings when their constitutions do not allow for them

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Insights 30 April 2020

Covid-19 : What next for employers?

Employers have an opportunity to review their current practices and start to prepare now for emerging from the lockdown

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Insights 26 March 2020

The hidden dangers of head injuries in sports

With awareness growing of the risks of head injuries in different sports, what should you expect from teams, clubs and governing bodies?

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Insights 22 March 2020

Don’t let fallouts foil your ambitions

Businesses involving family and friends are vulnerable to fallouts and relationship tensions. But there are steps you can take to avoid deadlock

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Insights 13 February 2020

A helping hand for Generation Rent

A contribution towards a deposit will certainly help family members buy their first home, but do watch out for inheritance tax traps

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Insights 16 January 2020

Simple steps for easing your journey through life

A few legal precautions can make it easier to navigate the twists and turns of relationships and family life

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Insights 29 November 2019

Land law on the move: what was new in conveyancing last year?

The Law Society of Scotland published this article by Alison Mackay, Professional Support Director in our Commercial Property team, in this month's edition of The Journal

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Insights 28 November 2019

Should you include digital assets in your Will?

People often overlook their digital assets, either forgetting they have them or assuming they’ll go to their heirs. But it’s not as simple as that

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Insights 21 November 2019

Amazon primed for eviction after notice to quit was found to be valid

Recent court decision finds against Amazon UK Services Ltd concerning the validity of a notice to quit in a commercial lease

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Insights 13 November 2019

Is the use of covert CCTV to monitor workplace theft considered unlawful?

Christine Jamieson, Paralegal in our Employment team, discusses a case which considers whether employee’s privacy rights were breached

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Insights 1 November 2019

Courts call for common sense from separating parents

When parents are making arrangements for children after separation or divorce, the legal system expects certain levels of behaviour from them. It’s advice worth heeding

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Insights 23 September 2019

Non-execs should open their eyes to the risks…

… as well as the attractions of becoming a director. One aspect to understand is the risk of insolvency litigation

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