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Latest Legal News

Latest Legal News

The End Of Buy-to-Let In Scotland As We Know It?

The Scottish Government is looking for responses to their newly launched ‘Consultation on a New Tenancy for the Private Sector’.

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Mergers Show It Might Not Pay To Keep It In The Family

I recently came across some statistics relating to US corporate deals that got me thinking about whether our own Scottish family businesses should take a cue from some rather large operators across the pond.

For the last few years, a number of factors that traditionally favour corporate deals have existed in the US market - such as low interest rates and improving equity markets - but the level of corporate acquisitions has remained pretty static.

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Update On The Commission Submissions

We’re just past the half-way stage in the Smith Commission’s journey to reach agreement on further devolution for Scotland, so we wanted to provide an update on where things stand. The Commission was set up to convene cross-party talks and facilitate an inclusive engagement process to recommend further financial, welfare and taxation powers for the Scottish Parliament.

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