R&I in Scotland

R&I in Scotland guidance:

The Registers of Scotland The Registers of Scotland (ROS) is the Scottish Government Agency responsible for looking after a range of registers, most notably the register...

Practice Note

This Practice Note: • considers the position in Scotland. For guidance on: ◦ the equivalent in England and Wales, see: Introduction to enforcement—overview which, as well...

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This Practice Note considers the position in Scotland. For guidance on: • the equivalent in England and Wales, see: Introduction to enforcement—overview which, as well as...

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This Practice Note discusses the legal implications for Scotland of the UK exiting the EU. Specific implications arise, in particular, from the UK’s arrangements for the...

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In property transactions the person buying, leasing or taking security over a property will check the title for the property before they proceed with the transaction....

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Express creation of trusts A trust is constituted expressly where the owner of property (the truster) transfers property to trustees to hold for defined purposes on...

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This Practice Note considers the position in Scotland. For guidance on: • the equivalent in England and Wales, see: Introduction to enforcement—overview which, as well as...

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Assignation and subletting Assignation and subletting are two options which a tenant may use to introduce a new tenant into the lease arrangement. The tenant may choose...

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This Practice Note considers the first stage of enforcement of standard security over heritable property in Scotland up to and including service of notices under Part II...

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This Practice Note considers the second stage of enforcement of standard security over heritable property in Scotland. It deals with the steps creditors may take...

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The rules regarding execution of documents governed by the laws of Scotland are contained in: • the Requirements of Writing (Scotland) Act 1995 (RW(S)A 1995), and • the...

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Described once as a 'manifestation of the English genius for harnessing the most abstract conceptions to the service of commerce', floating charges are now not only...

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This Practice Note considers the different stages in transactions for the sale of commercial property in England and Wales compared to those in Scotland, at pre-contract,...

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This Practice Note considers the different stages in lease negotiations for commercial property in England and Wales compared to those in Scotland, at pre-contract,...

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This Practice Note considers the position in Scotland. For guidance on: • the equivalent in England and Wales, see: Introduction to enforcement—overview which, as well as...

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Searches are an essential part of the examination of any heritable title in Scotland and no conveyance can safely settle without them. The content of a search is usually...

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