How much does a local authority have to do in terms of providing and paying for care services for the elderly? A recent case shows how the courts are dealing with disputes between councils and families of the elderly.
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The law never stands still, and the way it applies to you and your organisation is constantly evolving. Our people are on top of these developments and can keep you up to date with some of the most interesting aspects of these changes. Check out our articles and updates for our perspective on issues that might affect you.
Our specialist Personal Injury team were able to recover compensation for a client who suffered a trip on a broken pavement in a public place.
This article gives an overview of the consultation on the proposed new register of controlling interests in land and how the new register could affect conveyancing and land registration.
Holiday pay must include compensation for any results-based commission that would ordinarily be earned, according to the latest judgment in the long-running case of Lock v British Gas.
Samantha ‘Sammi’ Kinghorn, Scotland’s leading wheelchair racer, has once again agreed to be Harper Macleod's Athlete Ambassador for the next year. Sammi recently returned from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games and we caught up with her post Rio to hear her thoughts on an amazing experience, and her goals for the year ahead as she continues to pursue her dreams.