News 20 December 2018

When can a Telecoms Operator gain compulsory access to your site?

In the first case under the new rules governing telecoms operators, the tribunal grants survey access to an operator where permission was denied by the building owner

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Insights 20 December 2018

Do I have a right to see my grandchildren?

Grandparents of children in Scotland don’t have any automatic right to contact, however courts usually recognise that a continuing relationship is in ...

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News 18 December 2018

The Supreme Court finds discharged debtor is entitled to retain PPI compensation

The Supreme Court’s judgment in connection with a dispute over whether a trust deed debtor can retain monies received post final distribution provides...

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News 18 December 2018

More registration on the horizon for the rural sector

Landowners, land agents and their lawyers need to be aware of the proposed new Register of Persons Holding a Controlled Interest in Land

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Insights 17 December 2018

A kind gift may carry a hefty price tag

The Bank of Mum and Dad (and other kind relatives) is busy these days. But beware the inheritance tax implications of supporting the younger generation

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News 7 December 2018

Glasgow welcomes a new Solicitor in its Private Client team

We are delighted to welcome Maeve McCorry to our Private Client team in Glasgow

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Insights 30 November 2018

Collaborating for a happier ending

Separation is never an easy decision or process, but there are ways of keeping it amicable and adult

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Insights 29 November 2018

Safe as houses? A Will can secure your family’s future

Making a Will can safeguard the future of your home and your loved ones. Otherwise, their fate may lie in the hands of the law

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News 28 November 2018

Backing a better way to divorce

Good divorce week is a campaign to reduce conflict when parents are separating and to remove blame from the divorce process

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Insights 21 November 2018

Is an agent responsible for HMO licensing?

Letting agents shouldn’t assume that including an HMO licensing clause in agreements with landlords absolves them of responsibility in this regard

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News 19 November 2018

New hub for St Columba’s Hospice in East Lothian

Our Commercial Property team helped secure new property for St Columba’s Hospice to set up its first shop and community hub in East Lothian

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Insights 19 November 2018

Considering adoption to build your family?

This is Adoption Week Scotland 2018 which aims to raise the profile of adoption as an option for children in care, it is important to seek advice rega...

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