We're lucky to have double World Champion wheelchair racer Samantha ‘Sammi’ Kinghorn as our Athlete Ambassador. This year she's already competed in the Commonwealth Games and had the trip of a lifetime down under. We caught up with Sammi as she swapped the Great Ocean Road for the M8 from Livingston to Glasgow, using the journey to recall an incredible few months.
Legal Insights & Industry Updates
Life, business and the law
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.
If an employee doesn't commit gross misconduct, has a clean disciplinary and had not received any prior warnings from his employer, is a dismissal likely to be unfair?
Nadine Martin, as Associate in the Family Law team at Harper Macleod, examines the key themes and issues in the Scottish Government's consultation on part 1 of the Children (Scotland) Act 1995.
Leigh Beirne is part of Harper Macleod's private client team and a regular visitors to Shetland and other areas where crofting and farming issues are often to the fore. Here, she highlights the potential value of certain reliefs on Inheritance Tax liability, and how to ensure you don't allow your estate to be diminished unnecessarily.
A plumber has won a legal battle over his status as a worker that could have a significant impact for many freelance workers across the UK. With around 4.8 million contractors in UK who could potentially be affected by this decision, the possible ramifications for businesses (and the individuals working for them) are huge.