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  • Construction As you were? An important decision from the Scottish Appeal Court on Scottish collateral warranties At the end of last year, a judge in the Court of Session reached what many regarded as a controversial decision on the interpretation of a Scottish collateral warranty in the context of prescription (time bar) of a claim arising out of alleged defects in construction works. This week, three judges in the Inner House of the Court of Session overturned that decision on appeal.
  • Employment Holiday pay: An update Holiday pay remains a hot topic in employment law. Here, we look at some recent holiday pay cases which employers should bear in mind when calculating pay for annual leave.
  • Brexit The Impact of Brexit on Family Law – we’ll get by ( we hope) with a little help from our friends… It could be said that in family law matters, we have all become a little complacent when it comes to considering whether or not European Regulations apply to the member state we are dealing with. We have become dependent upon Brussells II when it comes to jurisdiction. This will all change if we leave the EU with no deal.
  • Brexit No Deal Scenario for Brexit - increasingly likely In the words of Prime Minister Johnson, the UK Government’s primary focus is for the UK to leave the EU on 31st October 2019 “do or die” but there are serious hurdles for the UK to overcome.

What will Brexit mean for your business?

We regularly write articles on the potential implications of Brexit for each business sector and what it means for different legal areas.

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