Winnie the Pooh day got us thinking: how can we bring a bit of that wisdom into the advice we give our clients. Whilst you may not be a honey-loving bear in Hundred Acre Wood, uttering the phrase "Think, Think, Think" when faced with a puzzling problem, it is perhaps a sentiment often echoed when considering personal legal matters.
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Non-surgical cosmetic treatments have fast become the norm in the beauty industry. Botox injections and dermal fillers account for 9 out of 10 cosmetic procedures in the UK – as commonplace as tanning or hair removal. These treatments are readily available in premises ranging from hairdressers to pharmacies.
The Scottish Government has revealed that only 42% of the estimated total number of EU nationals living in Scotland have applied to the EU Settlement Scheme. With Scotland's agricultural and food processing sectors highly reliant on EU labour, action is needed to ensure our workforces remain available and settled.
The increasingly controversial subject of post-Brexit fishing and the potentially pivotal role that fishing could play in future EU-UK trade talks has become a hot topic.
A new Bill to amend the Inheritance Act 1984 would enable transfers between siblings to be exempt in certain circumstances, bringing the position more in line with the tax advantages afforded to married couples.