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Eilish McColgan's Training Blog: April 2014

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9 April 2014

"With only a month left in the UK - I am beginning to count down the days until my trip to America. Altitude training has had such a positive effect on me previously that it makes sense to continue with things."

New solicitor for private client team

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8 April 2014

Lindsays is pleased to welcome new solicitor Julia Burgham to the Private client team in Edinburgh.

Protection from Forced Marriage in Scotland

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7 April 2014

Human Trafficking, FGM, Forced Marriage… these things don’t happen in our country, or do they? Carla Melville looks at the facts and the help available.

Key employment law changes coming into force on 6th April 2014

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4 April 2014

A number of employment law changes come into effect for 6th April 2014, including increases to rates such as statutory maternity pay and the compensation award for unfair dismissals.

Pensions and Divorce explained

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2 April 2014

When couples separate with a view to divorce or the dissolution of their civil partnership, there can be a great deal of misunderstanding surrounding the subject of pensions.

Two new Partners at Lindsays

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1 April 2014

We are delighted to appoint two new Partners in Dispute Resolution & Litigation. Iain Penman, previously a Senior Associate with the team, has been promoted to Partner in Edinburgh, while John Bett joins as a Partner in Glasgow.

Financial Services Leader Mark Little Joins Lindsays

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31 March 2014

A senior figure from Scotland’s financial services community is joining Lindsays. Mark Little is to work with the firm’s management team on a consultancy basis, aiming to help further develop the firm’s services for individuals and families.

How quickly can I get a divorce?

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27 March 2014

Separating from a spouse can be extremely difficult and, for some, divorce is not something that they want to consider. Often, however, separated spouses wish to be divorced as quickly as possible. Here we look at the options.

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