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Events | Rural

Join our Natural Capital webinar

We're delighted to invite you to join our online event on 12th October, where we'll be covering COP26 and Natural Capital opportunities for rural landowners. In the run up to COP26, the interaction between business and nature is more important than ever. Recognising the inherent value in the natural resources around us can help us to benefit our economy, the environment and our wider society.

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Insights | Corporate Law

Employee Ownership Trusts – the quietly booming industry

There is one area of the Scottish economy that is quietly booming. Amidst talk of the succession crisis with the ‘silver tsunami’ of business owners who reach retirement age and want to exit their business, an increasing number have found a solution that fits their aspirations perfectly. Many business owners are now considering a sale to an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT). 

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Events | Corporate Law

Online CPD – Scottish Referral Network

Join the next event in our CPD seminar series hosted for solicitors in our Scottish Referral Network on 5th October, where we share insight into a different specialist practice area each quarter. Our specialists will talk you through the main issues to be aware of when you're working on complex restructuring and insolvency matters.

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Events | Charities & Third Sector

Annual Charities Conference 2021

We invite you to join us for our online charities conference on 7th October where we will look at how Scotland's charities can best respond to the changing landscape and how a commercial mind-set and sound governance can support a positive future.

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Insights | Commercial Property

In the dark over the future of high street restaurants

Food delivery has been reshaping the restaurant industry since the late 2000s. As more people order food online correspondingly there has been a huge increase in delivery apps. Depending on where you are reading this, you might already have had a takeaway delivered from what is known as a dark kitchen, sometimes called a ghost or virtual kitchen.

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Events | Education

Join our Independent Schools Conference

We’re delighted to invite you and your colleagues to the first in our bi-annual Independent Schools Conference series on Tuesday 28th September. We’ll be focusing on the key issues facing Principals, Heads, Bursars, Senior Managers and Governors in the independent schools sector.

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Insights | Rural

Our rural economies are under threat

Country sports tourism in Scotland, including stalking, shooting and fishing, was estimated to be worth over £155 million to the Scottish economy in pre-pandemic data in 2019, supporting thousands of jobs. The economic benefit that this industry provides to rural economies in Scotland cannot be overestimated, especially during the harsh realities of recovering from the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Events | Employment

Club HR: Considerations for a return to the office and hybrid working

You're invited to join us at our Club HR webinar on 22nd September looking at the key employment law and health and safety law considerations for returning to workplaces and hybrid working.

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Events | Charities & Third Sector

Join Anderson Strathern and the Federation of Scottish Theatre’s Legal Update

Join Anderson Strathern’s legal experts Paul Brown, Douglas McLachlan and Scott Fyfe on 30 September 2021 to learn the key immigration, data sharing and contracting need to knows for performing arts organisations and freelance practitioners.

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Podcasts | Tax

Understanding your financial lifecycle

Can I afford to stop working? Will my kids have financial security during my retirement? How much should I be saving this month? If you’ve ever asked yourself any of these questions, this podcast is worth listening to.

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Events | Energy

COP26: current considerations and future impact for your clients

Our special online event on 1 September 2021, looked at COP26, net zero ambitions for the future and low carbon investment opportunities in Scotland.

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Insights | Rural

Agricultural Permitted Development Rights

On 1 April 2021 a number of changes to permitted development rights for agricultural land were introduced. Below we provide an overview of the key changes to the existing permitted development rights for agriculture, including any conditions/rules that must be complied with.

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