News 8 November 2021

Surge in seven-figure transactions in residential property market

Andrew Diamond, our Head of Residential Property reports on the record number of £1m homes bought and sold in and around Edinburgh this year

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Lindsays' Life 4 November 2021

Lindsays life - Issue 22

Welcome to our twenty second issue of Lindsays Life. As ever, it includes a diverse range of topics relevant to individuals, families and businesses

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News 3 November 2021

The latest edition of Lindsays Life (Issue 21) is available here

We’re delighted to launch our twenty-first issue of Lindsays Life. As ever, it includes a diverse range of topics relevant to individuals, families and businesses

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Insights 3 November 2021

A simple Plan B for business owners and sole traders

Covid-19 has been a wake-up call for business owners to plan for the unexpected. Some simple legal planning could protect their business in the event of illness or accidents

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Insights 3 November 2021

Don’t let computer games drag you into a legal puzzle

Know someone who’s an up-and-coming video game creator? We’ve got some useful advice on how they can develop and protect their ideas

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Insights 3 November 2021

Civil partnership or marriage? You’re now free to choose

Since our last issue of Lindsays Life, an important legal change has taken effect in Scotland, giving mixed-sex couples more choice over how to take their relationship forward

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News 3 November 2021

Thinking of selling? Be sure to do it 2022 style

If you haven’t moved home recently, you’ll find Covid-19 has changed sellers’ options and buyers’ expectations. Read our 5 key tips for selling (and buying) the modern way

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Insights 3 November 2021

Beyond the jargon: Wills and executries demystified

If you’ve ever thought of making a Will, you’ll immediately have found yourself mired in legal jargon. We clarify some of the key words and phrases

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Insights 3 November 2021

Could a Family Investment Company answer your inheritance needs?

There’s been a sharp rise in interest in Family Investment Companies (FICs) as a way to protect, grow and pass on assets

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Insights 3 November 2021

When seizing the day, don’t neglect the practicalities

Covid has rewritten the rules on how people plan their weddings. This has created a danger that they miss out on some basics, such as a prenup

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Insights 3 November 2021

Succession planning is one for today, not tomorrow

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail,” said Benjamin Franklin. In other words, succession planning needs to be a higher priority for many...

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Insights 3 November 2021

Planning change is welcome news for the rural sector

Updates to permitted development rights will make it easier and quicker to erect or convert farm buildings

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