Blogs



Blog: Avoid falling foul of the taxman this Christmas

By Andrew Carson, senior personal tax manager at mid-tier accountancy firm, French Duncan.

Published 9 December 2016

Blog: Telling 12 months ahead for Glasgow property market

By John Rae, Capital Markets Partner and Head of Glasgow, Knight Frank

Published 8 December 2016

Blog: Cybercrime - it's time to make the protection as real as the threat

By Gordon Duncan, partner and head of corporate at Lockton Companies LLP

Published 30 November 2016

Blog: Big business rate changes on the horizon for Scotland

By Iain McGhee, Valuation and Rating Partner at Knight Frank LLP

Published 15 November 2016

Blog: The new Bankruptcy (Scotland) Act 2016 – what it means for the insolvency sector

Judith Howson, Business Recovery Manager at French Duncan, provides some background on the new legislation and what it means for Scotland.

Published 4 November 2016

Blog: Bankrupts cannot be forced to draw down pension to satisfy debts

Gemma Lampert and Will Anderson of CMS look at whether a lump sum can be extracted from a pension and treated as income to pay creditors in bankruptcy proceedings.

Published 2 November 2016

Blog: Edinburgh's commercial property market is booming - but apathy over managing buildings will store up problems for the future

By Jill Armstrong, head of commercial management, Speirs Gumley

Published 2 November 2016

£120m legal claim launched against Tesco over accounting irregularities

A legal claim has been launched by around 125 institutional funds against supermarket giant Tesco’s over its accounting irregularities.

Published 1 November 2016

Blog: The Gig Economy

By David Morgan Partner at Burness Paull

Published 27 October 2016

Blog: Sandbags at dawn – administration of Scottish company prioritised over foreign liquidation

Sian Aitken and Graeme MacLeod of CMS look at a case confirming the precedence of domestic administration proceedings in a multi-jurisdictional winding-up, marking the first time “modified universalism” has been recognised in Scots law.

Published 27 October 2016

Blog: Where next for GRG customer claims?

By Iain McDougall, Senior Solicitor at MBM Commercial

Published 26 October 2016

Blog: Transparency and collaboration essential for Scotland’s post-Brexit property and construction sector

By James Andersen, a senior audit manager at Grant Thornton in Scotland

Published 25 October 2016

Blog: Project Bank Accounts – grasping the thistle

Burness Paull partner, Gavin Paton, on why the imminent introduction of Project Bank Accounts could provide more certainty and stability.

Published 24 October 2016

Blog: Pension freedoms - a Pandora’s Box

By Frank Morton, Director of Wealth Services at AAB Wealth

Published 24 October 2016