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Sheriff rules ‘advance rent payments are not a tenancy deposit’

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31 August 2015

In a recent case at Dundee Sheriff Court, Sheriff Drummond QC determined that an advance payment of rent by a tenant did not amount to a deposit.

200 years of inventions and technology

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28 August 2015

Science and technology have not only played an important role in Scotland’s history, but also in Lindsays’ history and that continues today with our thriving Corporate & Technology Group.

Eilish is thrilled to see a European win bronze in the Women’s Steeplechase Final

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27 August 2015

Eilish gets enormous encouragement from German athlete, Krause leading the field in the final metres of the World Athletics Championships final of the Women’s 3000 Steeplechase. Eilish tells of her animated viewing of the race.

How should employers deal with pre-existing medical conditions?

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27 August 2015

Employers face three main issues when an employee has failed to disclose a medical condition which is relevant to their employment – it is important that these are considered to avoid potential problems.

Team USA secure a coveted medal in the Women’s 10,000m

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26 August 2015

Historically, the distance races are often dominated by the East Africans, however Team USA achieved a surprising 3rd and 4th place finish in Monday’s (24 August) Women’s 10,000m Final at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing. Eilish shares her thoughts on the thrilling finish.

What if life on the farm doesn’t end happily ever after?

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24 August 2015

Divorce involving family farms can be complicated, and can threaten generations of stewardship. Prevention is always better than cure, and ring-fencing certain assets can help.

Eilish admits it’s tough watching the Steeplechase races

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24 August 2015

Eilish watched her race, the 3000m Steeplechase from home, and although she would have given anything to be there, she observed with interest…and with her eye firmly on competing in 2016.

Our residential team in Dundee welcome a new solicitor

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21 August 2015

We are delighted to welcome Julie Malone, who joins our Residential Property team in Dundee.

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