We regularly advise employers of contractors and construction professionals in drafting contracts for projects, as well as providing advice to those other parties on proposed contract terms which they have been presented.
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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.
Powers of Attorney are growing in popularity, however recent media reports have raised concerns about them. Here, we look at the fundamental differences between Powers of Attorney in Scotland and England which make them much more secure north of the Border.
For the 12th time the Government has announced the names of employers who have failed to pay their workers the national minimum wage, with high street names on the 233-strong list. How can your business ensure it meets its obligations to pay at least the national minimum wage and avoid being one of those who are named and shamed?
Helping to Make 'The Moment' Happen - Ready, Steady ... Less than One Year to Go until the Glasgow 2018 European Championships begin!
Harper Macleod LLP is proud to be Legal Advisers to the Glasgow 2018 European Championships, the inaugural hosting of the continent's newest multi-sport event. As part of our role, Craig Daniels, one of our solicitors – is on full-time secondment to the Glasgow 2018 in-house Legal team. Here, Craig will share his insights about what it's like to be part of a massive event such as this.
Employers routinely suspend employees when investigating allegations of misconduct, and usually for entirely understandable reasons. However, there have been a number of cases in which employers suspended employees which has led to judicial criticism as well as findings of unfair dismissal.