Insights 4 May 2020

Covid-19 : Third sector furlough facts: Shielding, self isolation and being human about HR

Ben Doherty explains that when dealing with staff issues caused by coronavirus, it's often about making the right human decision rather than the right Human Resource decision

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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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News 4 May 2020

Two new lawyers are welcomed to Lindsays

We are delighted to welcome Katherine McAlpine and Rhian Griffiths as they join our Dispute Resolution & Litigation and Commercial Property teams respectively

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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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News 28 April 2020

Honest conversations required about renewable energy post-crisis

The future viability of windfarms will depend on a streamlining of the process and co-operation at all levels to get renewable projects back on track

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News 23 April 2020

Covid-19 : Government support for vital start-up community welcomed

UK Treasury’s announcement of support for early stage companies is welcome by businesses largely excluded from previous Government assistance

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News 23 April 2020

Covid-19 : Conversation is at the core of successful commercial lease negotiations

The current lockdown affects both tenants and landlords so it’s crucial they work together to resolve issues according to Alan McLaren in the Herald (23 April 2020)

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News 20 April 2020

Covid-19 : FAQs regarding the impact on travel and tourism in rural areas

Legislation and Government guidance now limits peoples’ ability to leave home during the lockdown and as such significantly impacts on those relying o...

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News 15 April 2020

Five lawyers promoted as we recognise professional successes

We are delighted to announce the promotion of five lawyers from our Personal Injury, Commercial Property, Private Client, Residential Property and Rural Services teams

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News 15 April 2020

Covid-19 : Firms risk insolvency without correct legal safeguards

John Bett, Head of Dispute Resolution and Litigation, discusses why having a caveat in place could prove critical for the survival of some businesses

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News 14 April 2020

Covid-19 : UK Government £30m pledge to Scottish charities announced

Featuring in Third Force News, Alastair Keatinge and David Dunsire warn that whilst this will come as a relief to many, the money won't provide a quic...

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News 11 April 2020

Lindsays in the Scotsman: Cohabitation warning for new lockdown couples

Alison McKee, Head of our Family team, warns that Scottish couples cohabitating earlier than planned due to lockdown could be leaving themselves open ...

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