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Service under the Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act 1982—Scotland and Northern IrelandYou do not need the court's permission to serve a claim form...
Read More > 23rd Oct
The provisions in relation to serving a claim form in Scotland can be found in Practice Note: Determining whether permission is required to serve the...
Read More > 23rd Oct
This Practice Note considers service of a claim form issued by the courts of England and Wales on either a defendant domiciled in Scotland or Northern...
Read More > 23rd Oct
This table below contains an archive of news analysis on Scotland and Scots law developments of general application and those which affect various...
Read More > 22nd Oct
News analysis 2020This table contains an archive of news analysis on Scotland and Scots law developments that has been published within various...
Read More > 22nd Oct
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Note that updated arrangements are in place for reporting of deaths during the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In May...
Read More > Produced in partnership with Lindsay MacNeill of BTO Solicitors LLP 22nd Oct
This Practice Note considers exclusion and limitation of liability in business-to-business (B2B) contracts. It provides guidance on the common law and...
Read More > 22nd Oct
Essential features of a servitudeThe requirements for a valid servitude are set out in Practice Note: Servitudes in Scotland—Requirements for a...
Read More > Produced in partnership with Seb Galastro of DLA Piper Scotland LLP 22nd Oct
BREXIT IMPACT: The drafting and enforcement of the applicable law (governing law) and jurisdiction clause in this Precedent may be affected by Brexit....
Read More > Produced in partnership with Russell Bradley of Ampersand 21st Oct
BREXIT IMPACT: The drafting and enforcement of the applicable law (governing law) and jurisdiction clause in this Precedent may be affected by Brexit....
Read More > Produced in partnership with Russell Bradley of Ampersand 21st Oct
BREXIT IMPACT: The drafting and enforcement of the applicable law (governing law) and jurisdiction clause in this Precedent may be affected by Brexit....
Read More > Produced in partnership with Russell Bradley of Ampersand 21st Oct
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19): Revenue Scotland is not processing paper returns due to COVID-19. Agents are encouraged to make returns through SETS (the...
Read More > Produced in partnership with David Small 21st Oct
This Practice Note examines the legal issues that arise when engaging an apprentice in Scotland.For information on the Kickstart Scheme, which...
Read More > Produced in partnership with Russell Bradley of Ampersand 20th Oct
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued regarding all proceedings in Scotland during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and until further...
Read More > Produced in partnership with Karen Gibbons of Harper Macleod LLP 20th Oct
This Practice Note provides an overview of legal professional privilege (LPP) in Scottish civil litigation. For guidance on:•LPP in Scottish criminal...
Read More > Produced in partnership with Mark Hastings of bto 20th Oct
This Practice Note considers how to make and/or respond to a judicial tender where the action is between one pursuer and one defender in Scotland. For...
Read More > Produced in partnership with Anderson Strathern LLP 20th Oct
This Practice Note covers group proceedings in Scottish civil litigation under the Civil Litigation (Expenses and Group Proceedings) (Scotland) Act...
Read More > 20th Oct
This Practice Note considers judicial tenders in the context of a plurality of parties to a civil action in Scotland. For guidance on:•other aspects...
Read More > Produced in partnership with Anderson Strathern LLP 20th Oct
This Practice Note covers funding Scottish civil litigation under the Civil Litigation (Expenses and Group Proceedings) (Scotland) Act 2018...
Read More > 19th Oct
This Practice Note considers the judicial expenses and taxation system in general civil litigation in Scotland. For guidance on:•funding civil claims...
Read More > 19th Oct

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