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£12M Council claim dismissed on prescription plea

22 March 2019

In its recent decision to dismiss a £12M damages claim in the case of Midlothian Council v Bracewell Stirling Architects & Others 2019 CSOH 29, the commercial court looks again at prescription in the context of a construction claim.

Music Industry Contract Essentials, Copyright and Monetising Intellectual Property

24 January 2019

On Tuesday 19 February 2019, Jonathan Tait, a solicitor in BTO’s Media & Entertainment team, will be presenting the workshop “Music Industry Contract Essentials, Copyright and Monetising Intellectual Property” as part of the Scottish Music Industry Association’s (SMIA) innovation-led development programme. This programme is designed to help nurture business talent and build infrastructure in Scotland's music industry.

BTO headline sponsor of Edinburgh Art Fair for second year

23 November 2018

Leading independent Scottish law firm BTO Solicitors is proud to be headline sponsor of the prestigious Edinburgh Art Fair (EAF) for a second year. The 14th annual Fair, now the largest of its kind in the UK outside of London, is running from Friday 23 – Sunday 25 November at Edinburgh Corn Exchange.

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