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Latest Legal News

Latest Legal News

Build For Rent Is The New Kid On The Block

Richard Rennie

Where do you stay? That’s very much a Scottish question – “stay” needs replaced by “live” to make sense in the rest of the UK. But for a growing number, they are not staying but moving, and the private residential letting market is adapting in response.

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LChalmers

Can You Keep A Secret?

When you hear the phrase “intellectual property” or “intellectual property rights” trade marks and patents may spring to mind but perhaps not trade secrets. When it comes to intellectual property rights there is no doubt that trade secrets are the poor relations having been overlooked by legislators who favour more attractive or well known members of the IP family. But it appears that now is the time for trade secrets to step out into the limelight and become, perhaps, less secretive.

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LChalmers

With Every Failure Comes A Lesson: What Can The Charity Sector Take From The Closure Of Kids Company?

Gillian Harkness

The sudden closure of the English charity, Kids Company, has been met with significant public, governmental, and even celebrity interest, spanning national, regional and sector news headlines across the United Kingdom over the last couple of weeks.
 

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LChalmers