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LBTT Additional Dwelling Supplement changes: Single Economic Units and Joint Buyers

United Kingdom - February 15 2024 This is the third blog in our series looking at the new additional dwelling supplement (ADS) legislation. This week we look at the new provisions…

Additional Dwelling Supplement (ADS) Changes: Single Economic Units and Joint Buyers - Technical Blog

United Kingdom - February 15 2024 If you haven't read my overview blog on the single economic unit and joint buyer rules, then I'd recommend starting there. This blog is a technical…

Class Actions - Trends to watch out for in 2024

United Kingdom - February 12 2024 Class Actions, or Group Proceedings as they are known in Scotland, continue to grow in popularity. Over the past couple of years there has been an…

Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023 implementation starts - companies should prepare for 4th March changes

United Kingdom - February 9 2024 As we wrote in our article in November 2023, the Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023 ("ECCTA") finally received Royal Assent in…

The importance of tailoring articles where there is more than one shareholder

United Kingdom - January 31 2024 The Articles of Association of a company ("Articles") are a key constitutional document which every company is required to have in place on…

Directors' duties: Are you aware of the "creditor duty"?

United Kingdom - January 23 2024 Most directors are aware of their statutory duties under Sections 171 to 177 of the Companies Act 2006, including the general duty under section…

New Year, New Contract: Key contractual clauses to 'get right' to avoid commercial disputes

United Kingdom - January 19 2024 Despite best intentions, many of us may already have fallen foul of the 'New Year, new me' mantra. Perhaps we've caved and had a takeaway despite…

R v Ali: "Off-duty" behaviour still misconduct in public office

United Kingdom - January 11 2024 In the recent case of R v Ali [2023] EWCA Crim 1464 ("R v Ali"), the Court of Appeal considered issues regarding the offence of misconduct in public…

Elite football 2023: the legal highlights

European Union, United Kingdom - December 29 2023 As the festive fixture list peaks, Brodies' sports law team has taken the opportunity to review the key legal developments in UK elite football in…

Scottish Budget 2024/2025 - Top Tax Takeaways

United Kingdom - December 19 2023 In among the most well-trailed tax changes from Scottish Budgets in recent times, a new rate of Scottish income tax was announced affecting income…