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Latest Legal News

Latest Legal News

Countdown To Data Protection Changes Starts Now.... How Prepared Are You?

Ross McKenzie

In exactly two years from today – 25 May 2018 – the new General Data Protection Regulation will be brought into force in the UK, bringing about a revolution of data protection laws.

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No Girls Allowed

Rachel McKay

Members of Muirfield Golf Club have voted to decide whether female members should now be accepted. The results are in: women are out. 

Although 65% of the Club’s members voted to permit female members, a two-third majority was required if women were to make the cut. So, Muirfield Golf Club remains ‘male-only’, for the most part. 

The obvious question is: how can this be lawful?

Generally speaking, the Equality Act 2010 acts to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex.

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Homes For Scotland Annual Lunch & Awards

John Strachan

The Homes for Scotland Annual Lunch & Awards, an event we proudly sponsored for the third consecutive year, took place last Friday 20 May at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre.

It is an event which grows both in size and stature year on year and Friday’s event was no exception.  Over 1,000 delegates from across the industry came together to take stock of the current climate within the industry, recognise achievements over the last year, look forward to the opportunities and challenges ahead, and most importantly of all spend time in the company of existing collea

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