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Latest Legal News

Latest Legal News

Crossing Blurred Lines?

Colin Hulme

‘Good artists borrow, great artists steal’. The quote is from Stravinsky, one of the most influential composers of the Twentieth Century, and it reveals that very often when new musical works are created, artists will take at least “inspiration” from the works of their predecessors, and then build upon it.

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Your £3.745m Loan Has Been Approved... Need I Say More?

“You’ll be pleased to know it’s all approved”

The Supreme Court has today confirmed that the statement above, made in a telephone conversation with a customer, was enough to create a binding obligation on RBS to lend nearly four million pounds (Carlyle v RBS).

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A New Culture of Collaboration

At the Scotland Food & Drink AGM and Annual Conference last week, CEO James Withers cited a new culture of collaboration as a key factor in the impressive 20.8 per cent rate of turnover growth in Scottish food and drink manufacturing over four years.  To put this into context, he added that the rate of growth for the UK as a whole was just 8.6% for the same period.
 

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