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.
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.
BTO Associate Lynn Richmond discusses the ICO's use of the Computer Misuse Act 1990 to prosecute a motor industry employee who illegally accessed thousands of customer records containing personal data stored in a software system.