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Surrogacy and the facts of life

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22 August 2014

It may still be rarer than adoption, but more people encountering difficulties in conceiving or giving birth naturally are choosing to use surrogates to help them start or expand their families.

Royal visit to the Royal Hospital for Sick Children

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21 August 2014

David Reith, Chairman of Sick Kids Friends Foundation Board of Trustees greeted HRH Princess Beatrice at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh in her capacity as Royal Patron for the Sick Kids Friends Foundation.

Does your lease stand its ground?

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18 August 2014

Landlords should ensure leases are carefully drafted – in a recent case a landlord was denied his order for recovery of possession because the lease did not stipulate the precise grounds for recovery.

Employers may have to consider on-call time as working time

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14 August 2014

The Employment Appeal Tribunal finds that ambulance paramedics on-call time was working time and not rest time as the Employment Tribunal found in a recent claim.

Fringe by the Sea delights East Lothian locals and visitors

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13 August 2014

Fringe by the Sea 2014 was another big success for North Berwick residents, businesses and visitors alike.

Eilish McColgan's Training blog - August 2014

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12 August 2014

"It was truly amazing!" - Reflections on an incredible Hampden experience.

Fifth new partner for Glasgow office

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11 August 2014

Ben Doherty, Head of Employment, has been promoted to Partner – the fifth new Partner in Lindsays’s Glasgow office since February.

Wedding venues benefit from red tape removal

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8 August 2014

One layer of red tape associated with hosting a civil marriage ceremony will be removed from 1 September 2014 when venues will no longer be required to have a permit to hold weddings.

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