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By Ann Stewart
One of the strategic objectives of the new Scottish Land Commission is to ensure that the ownership and use of land delivers greater public benefit.
By Peter Misselbrook, Ann Stewart
The Forestry Grant Scheme (FGS) is funding from the Scottish Government, available through the Scottish Rural Development Programme to support ...
By Ashley McLean
Carphone Warehouse has been fined £400,000 by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) for inadequacies in its data security measures that came to light following a cyber-attack.
By Sian Jefferies
The case of DC Community Partnerships Limited v Renfrewshire Council confirms that a failure by an adjudicator to address a material defence which a party is entitled to state is a failure to...
By Paul Carlyle, Alison Rochester
The Secretary of State has used its power under the Digital Economy Act 2017 to create a new criminal offence targeting ticket bots.
By Iain Drummond
As part of its commitment to better regulation, the UK Government has released a consultation to support a review of the changes to the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 ...
By Paul Carlyle, Alison Rochester
The US Department of Commerce has decided that the import tax on Bombardier's C-Series Jet should be set at 292%.
By Ann Stewart, Lynn Simpson, Emma De Sailly
Landlords letting a residential property under a new lease are now subject to a new letting regime in Scotland. The 'private residential tenancy' has been created by the Private Housing
By Neil Maclean, Katie Russell, Elouisa Crichton
In Kostal UK Ltd v Mr D Dunkley and Others the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has upheld an employment tribunal's decision that an employer had unlawfully induced workers ...
By Ann Stewart, Emma De Sailly
Land reform and community engagement have been key policies for the Scottish Parliament since its inception, with significant early reform being introduced by the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003.
By Hamish Patrick, Andrew Kinnes, Neil Campbell
On 19 December 2017 the Scottish Law Commission issued its much anticipated Report on Moveable Transactions.
By Paul Carlyle, Alison Rochester
The Business of Sport group turn their attention to tennis and cricket in its series of articles focussing on gambling in sport.
By Elaine Brailsford, Stephanie Hepburn
The Forestry and Land Management (Scotland) Bill was introduced to the Scottish Parliament in May 2017. Amendments to the Bill have been considered by the lead committee ...
By Louisa Knox, Andrew Holehouse, Edwin Mustard
The Pensions Regulator has confirmed that 2018 DB Scheme Returns will, for the first time, include specific questions about scheme data and record-keeping.
By Iain Drummond
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