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Scottish Courts issue guidance on Compliance with Court Orders Relating to Parental Responsibilities and Rights
The Lord President of the Court of Session, Scotland’s most senior judge, has issued guidance to parents and carers on complying with court
The UK government has recognised that in order to protect otherwise solvent companies during the crisis that it has to suspend the insolvency
Recent figures from Zoopla for the month of September show that that houses in Glasgow and Edinburgh sell twice as quickly as the
Grabbing the headlines recently was the story of a woman who has won an “all or nothing” legal battle against her stepsister in
Additional tax will be payable from today (Friday 25th January 2019), if you plan to invest in a second property, for example a
The Christmas season can be a difficult time for couples already feeling the strain in their relationship. For some couples, the stress that
New research shows that the average cost of moving house has risen to approximatley £10,000, an increase of over £3,000 since 2008.
For the first time in over a decade, HMRC has been hit by changes to Inheritance Tax rules introduced in 2017 and is
During 2017-2018, inheritance tax receipts rose substantially to a record high of £5.2 billion securing a considerable increase in revenue for the treasury.
In a momentous decision, the Supreme Court ruled that some gig economy workers may be entitled to employment rights. Mr Smith was one
Lack of understanding of legislation put in place in 2017 to reduce counter fraud and money laundering has meant that thousands of UK
As a result of the Civil Litigation (Expenses and Group Proceedings) (Scotland) Bill, which will shortly be coming into force, access to justice
HMRC have reported an 8% increase in IHT receipts last year, resulting in a £5.2 billion take for the Government and according to
Local property law expert John Carruthers predicts continued prosperity in East Renfrewshire housing market
Local property law expert John Carruthers predicts continued prosperity in East Renfrewshire housing market “The Herald today (18th December 2017) reported that the
Solicitor Advocate, John Carruthers of Oracle Law, today (22nd November 2017) called on the Scottish Government to adopt the same approach to Stamp Duty
Land & Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) is a replacement for stamp duty – the tax you pay when you buy your home. LBTT
The legal process of the UK leaving the European Union is now properly underway with the publication today (13 July 2017) of the
Rangers Tax Case – Financial Impropriety and Football Solictior Advocate John Carruthers of Oracle Law discusses the final decision by the Supreme Court on the
Solicitor Advocate John Carruthers discusses Google’s recent fine The European Commission fined Google €2.4Bn for a breach of Competition law last week.
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Ignore Private Parking Charges at Your Peril A recent decision of Sherrif Way at Dundee Sheriff Court has received widespread media attention today.
The Government Increases compensation for accident victims. The government, through the Ministry of Justice has reduced the discount rate used to calculate interest on some aspects