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The new Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014 is on the way, but provoked parliamentary debate to the end

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 16 2014

The Procurement Reform (Scotland) Bill was passed by the Scottish Parliament on 13 May and is currently awaiting Royal Assent, before becoming the

Freshly approved! New EU procurement directives

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • January 16 2014

The New EU Procurement Directives were approved yesterday by the European Parliament. This milestone follows a two year wait, since the Commission's

Procurement strategy - reporting and publication obligations

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 18 2013

Our e-update of 8 October reported that the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Bill 2013 includes a new duty on contracting authorities to prepare and

Unveiled - The Procurement Reform (Scotland) Bill

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 8 2013

Last Thursday Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon introduced the long-awaited Procurement Reform (Scotland) Bill 2013 into the Scottish

Social care: update on recent developments in public sector commissioning and procurement

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • February 19 2013

The Scottish Government has published analysis of responses to its consultation on the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Bill. While further developments

Roads ahead as legal challenge fails

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 20 2012

Rarely are our domestic courts asked to consider what does, or does not, amount to an "abnormally low" bid in public procurement terms

UK procurement aims to get back on the rails

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 8 2012

The Department for Transport ("DfT") announced On 15 August 2012, at the end of a 15 month procurement process, that it intended to award the West Coast Main Line rail franchise (“the franchise”) to First West Coast, a subsidiary of First Group

Drugs case dispensed Scottish courts look to speed up procurement actions

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 18 2012

In the case of Healthcare at Homes Limited against the Common Services Agency 2012 CSOH 75, award decision letters were sent on 13th of May 2010 and a challenge was subsequently raised

Below threshold procurement - a clarification of bidder rights and contracting authority obligations?

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 28 2011

In a decision published last week following a Petition for Judicial Review by Sidey ltd, some further light has been shed on the obligations of contracting authorities and the rights of bidders in below threshold procurements

Scottish budget & spending review - focus on capital investments

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 23 2011

Scotland's Budget - on 21 September John Swinney introduced the Scottish Government's keenly awaited Budget to the Scottish Parliament against the backdrop of a 36 real terms cut to Scotland's capital budget