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Past it’s sell by date: The Tenancy of Shops (Scotland) Act 1949
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 5 2018

A little piece of legislation from 1949 still has the capacity to wreak havoc on a landlord’s well laid plans. Intended to protect the interests of


Community Empowerment Asset Transfer Request Regulations - The Need To Knows
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 2 2016

A key aim of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 legislation is the promotion of “asset transfers” from public bodies to community


Repairing obligations in a lease and service charge
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 22 2016

There seems to be a lot of litigation relating to car parks at the moment. Here, the dispute was about the repairing obligations that applied to the


Error in break notice and its effect on validity
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • August 1 2016

As the uncertainty around Brexit continues, we can expect to see an increase in disputes about the validity of notices, particularly those intended


Repowering onshore wind sites
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2016

On shore wind farms are typically consented for 25 years. Repowering is the process of replacing the original turbines with new ones, and


Part 10 of the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 1 2016

Part 10 of the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016 ("the Act") contains provisions affecting agricultural holdings. The provisions are not yet in force


The new Land Reform Act in Scotland
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 20 2016

The Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016 is one of the most controversial pieces of legislation passed by the Scottish Parliament. Two controversial


Energy performance regulations in Scotland - a different shade of green
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 20 2016

From 1 September 2016, owners of large commercial properties in Scotland will have to produce an action plan when they are selling or leasing their


Land and Buildings Transaction Tax
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 5 2016

On 1 April 2015 Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) ceased to apply to transactions involving land in Scotland and was replaced by the Land and Buildings


LBTT and Leases
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 5 2016

Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) replaced Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) on transactions involving land in Scotland from 1 April 2015. The LBTT