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Ideas are just the start

Ideas are just the start

A Fresh Look At Standard Contractual Terminology – Do You Really Know What It Means?

Think about the last contract you drafted or negotiated and answer the following questions:

  1. Did you spend more time agonising about (a) the liability provisions and service levels, or (b) the “not to be unreasonably withheld” qualification to the requirement to provide consent?   
  2. If you were able to agree on “all reasonable” instead of “best” endeavours in relation to a particular objective, was that the end of the discussion or was the provision qualified in any way? 

Now fast forward two years after the contract start date and

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Charities - Rising To The Challenge

Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26 June saw delegates from across Scotland’s third sector gather together for the second annual Burness Paull third sector conference.

The central theme of the conference was chosen to reflect the fact that third sector organisations continue to face a variety of challenges and are increasingly having to become more creative and innovative in finding ways of providing their services. With this in mind, the agenda for the conference was carefully prepared so as to include some of the most pressing issues affecting the third sector in Scotland today.

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Stop Press - Important Collective Redundancies Development

This week the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) handed down its full written judgment in the case commonly known as USDAW v Woolworths.

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