News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog
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    IR35 – Is your organisation up to speed?

    9th April 2021

    Any contractor, or organisation commonly engaging contractors, will be aware of the extension to the off-payroll rules (commonly referred to…

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    Investment will be key to success of North Sea energy transition deal

    7th April 2021

    Rachel Warner, Legal Director and oil and gas specialist at Pinsent Masons The North Sea Transition Deal details how the…

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    Employment Lawyer in Your Pocket Podcast is back with Season 6 – The Law Behind the Headlines

    6th April 2021

    S6 E1: Delivery driver sacked for refusing to wear a mask Season 6 is ‘The Law Behind the Headlines’ series…

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    Putting Power of Attorney in the spotlight

    1st April 2021

    Television presenter Kate Garraway and her family have found out first-hand the difficulties that can arise where a Power of…

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    Updated Guardianship Practices During COVID-19: The Way Forward?

    30th March 2021

    Since the outbreak o f COVID-19, everyone has had to adapt and so it is not surprising that guardianship application…

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    Scotland is poor relation in Later Living investment

    29th March 2021

    Scotland has been relegated to the “poor relation” in terms of institutional investment in the Later Living sector, while multi-million…

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    Promotions at Mearns & Company

    18th March 2021

    2021 sees two of the advisory team at Mearns & Company moving into new Associate Director roles.  Steven McKay, Head…

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    A changed market, and changed lifestyles, but the post-Covid demand for housing in Scotland is as enduring as ever

    18th March 2021

    Spring is in the air in the Scottish residential property market and, after a winter which both dampened and at…

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  • Business Interruption claim struck – COVID-19 not within “Infectious Disease” clause

    11th March 2021

    A recent English decision proves that wording in insurance policies is paramount for companies pursuing business interruption claims. The recent…

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    Are mergers on the cards as a solution for charities?

    10th March 2021

    Alastair Keatinge, Partner and Head of Lindsays’ Charities team discusses why mergers may be the only way for charities and…

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