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Directors’ duties

12 December 2018

A recent case required the courts to consider whether a director had breached his duties whilst a director of a company which had ceased trading. In this case, the director had taken certain steps which had disadvantaged the company, although he had taken professional advice before doing so. Here the liquidator of the company was suing the director.

Business Contract Terms – Assignation

04 December 2018

Often in a business contract, the parties are keen to ensure that sums to be paid for the supply of goods or services cannot be assigned to a person who is not a party to that contract.

Consultation on Cohabitants rights – a reform of section 29?

03 December 2018

The Law Society of Scotland has launched a four week consultation seeking the views of members and interested stakeholders on the law providing rights for cohabitants. The main issues to be discussed surround sections 28 and 29 of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006.

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