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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: The Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Act 2021 (TI(LP)A 2021) came into force on 15 March 2021 for the...
21st Apr
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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: The Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Act 2021 (TI(LP)A 2021) came into force on 15 March 2021 for the...
21st Apr
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This Practice Note discusses the role and importance of the boilerplate clauses in an agreement. It identifies the boilerplate clauses that most...
21st Apr
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This Practice Note summarises the main offences and statutory provisions against unlawful eviction of certain tenants and licensees. For further...
21st Apr
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to practice and procedure in the courts and tribunals have been...
21st Apr
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Deceit—what is it?A deceit occurs when a misrepresentation is made with the express intention of defrauding a party, subsequently causing loss to that...
21st Apr
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This Practice Note provides guidance on how the Scottish civil courts are responding to and operating during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic,...
21st Apr
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From 1 January 2021, the UK GDPR regime applies to the processing of personal data in the UK. The UK GDPR regime comprises the Retained General Data...
21st Apr
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The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has profound implications across the global economy and poses an existential threat to many businesses. This...
21st Apr
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This Practice Note considers repair obligations in commercial leases in Scotland, including interpretation of repair obligations, extraordinary...
Produced in partnership with Lorna Richardson of The University of Edinburgh, David William John Bell of Harper Macleod and Jennifer Talbot of DLA 21st Apr
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Common law on making alterationsAt common law, there is an implied obligation that a property can only be used for the purpose for which it was let,...
Produced in partnership with David William John Bell of Harper Macleod LLP 21st Apr
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Claims for knowing receipt (sometimes also known as ‘unconscionable receipt’) and for dishonest assistance are sometimes referred to as ‘accessory...
21st Apr
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Purpose of a scaffold licenceA scaffold licence is normally required where a contractor needs to erect scaffolding for the purposes of its works on...
21st Apr
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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: As part of review of the UK funds regime and in particular, a consultation on the tax treatment of asset holding companies, the...
Produced in partnership with Martin Shah of Simmons & Simmons LLP based on material originally written by Charles Goddard of Rosetta Tax LLP 21st Apr
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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: As part of review of the UK funds regime and in particular, a consultation on the tax treatment of asset holding companies, the...
Produced in partnership with Martin Shah of Simmons & Simmons LLP based on material originally written by Charles Goddard of Rosetta Tax LLP 21st Apr
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Once a development occurs, it is then moved to the relevant archive:•Property key future developments tracker—2021 archive•Property key future...
21st Apr
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This Practice Note aims to assist dispute resolution practitioners seeking to understand the fast-moving changes to civil court processes and...
20th Apr
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What is biodiversity net gain?Biodiversity net gain is a principle which aims to leave the natural environment in a measurably better state after...
20th Apr
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Commercial lawyers will regularly come across situations where third parties are executing documents as an attorney on behalf of another person and...
20th Apr
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This Practice Note considers the landlord’s obligation to repair under common law, how that is usually modified in repairing clauses found in full...
Produced in partnership with Lorna Richardson of The University of Edinburgh, David William John Bell of Harper Macleod 20th Apr

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