Anderson Strathern Legal Updates
Our third review of AHLRG's final report covers recommendations by AHLRG for specific amendments to the existing legislation which will fundamentally alter the terms of leases and the landlord and tenant relationship.
Our fourth review of AHLRG's final report is a sweep up of miscellaneous matters not dealt with in the other three papers.
The Lord President, Lord Gill, has set out the timetable for implementing the reforms to the civil court system set out in the Courts Reform (Scotland) Act 2014.
Boards continue to introduce and enforce overprovision policies as debate about the provision of alcohol and its impact on health and crime continues.
Trust Inns Ltd loses licensing appeal against City of Glasgow Licensing Board.
Thousands of personal licence holders across Scotland will have their licences revoked after failure to comply with the much criticised Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005.
EAT has held that dismissal for offensive, non-work related comments on a personal Twitter account is potentially fair.
The European Court of Justice has determined that obesity will be considered a disability under European law if it “hinders full and effective participation in professional life”.
The High Court has rejected UNISON’s second challenge to the introduction of Employment Tribunal fees. However, the administration of fees may be devolved to the Scottish Government under "devo max".
The Court of Appeal upheld a Tribunal’s finding that incorrectly describing misconduct as “fraud” did not prevent a dismissal from being fair.