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Help your family by having the right papers in the right places

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5 May 2016

Sorting through piles of paperwork is an unwelcome task for Executors – either because they cannot find key documents, or because there are mountains of superfluous papers. You can greatly ease their task by having the right papers in the right places.

Lindsays has cemented Dundee presence according to The Courier

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3 May 2016

The Courier today (Tuesday 3 May 2016) published an article describing our ongoing growth in Dundee following an interview by Andy Argo with Alasdair Cummings, Managing Partner and Peter Tweedie , Chairman.

A governance health check could help protect your charity’s reputation

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3 May 2016

To maintain your charity's reputation these days relies on trustees, chairs and chief executives being aware of the risks they face and ensuring the organisation observes good governance guidelines. A health check to review your current position is a great place to start.

Lindsays expands team with new Commercial Property Partner

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2 May 2016

We are delighted to welcome Stuart Rowson, Commercial Property Partner, who has joined our growing team.

Shared parental leave and pay to be extended to working grandparents

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27 April 2016

The government is proposing to extend the right to shared parental leave and pay to working grandparents which may add to the already complex requirements that employers face with the current system.

A good first decade for Dundee’s OSCR

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25 April 2016

In the UK press, positive coverage of charities has been scarce recently. But north of the border, the story is brighter, and one reason for that can be found in Dundee where OSCR, Scotland’s charity regulator marks its 10th year.

Managing a dominant individual is important for charity boards

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18 April 2016

Letting one individual – whether CEO, chair or trustee – become too influential can threaten charities’ activities, or even existence. What can charity executives and trustees do about it?

A case summary on an employer’s concerns over immigration status

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15 April 2016

In the case of Nayak v Royal Mail Ltd the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) considered whether an employer's belief that an employee was no longer permitted to work in the UK amounted to a fair reason for dismissal.

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