A former architecture employee has admitted carrying out an armed robbery on a Dundee bookmakers six weeks after losing his job, a court has heard.
Published 6 February 2019
Small and medium-sized (SME) firms in the Scottish construction sector are remaining stable in the face of continuing political uncertainty, according to a report by the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) Scotland.
Published 30 January 2019
UK law firm TLT has continued the rapid growth of its real estate team in Scotland with the appointment of Joanna Hamilton as legal director and Stephanie Hands as solicitor.
Published 15 January 2019
Scottish Borders Council has lost a legal battle over the sale of land for a new hotel, restaurant and housing development in Galashiels.
Published 11 January 2019
Are you involved in a construction project? If so, are you fully aware of the changes to SEPA’s Controlled Activities Regulations which came into effect in September? Burness Paull’s Kate Primrose outlines what is required.
Published 23 November 2018
Davidson Chalmers has launched a new service which aims to support clients, including those within the construction sector, who find themselves involved with the regulators.
Published 19 November 2018
Rebecca Barrass provides an insight on a Court of Appeal ruling into a ‘smash and grab’ construction case.
Published 12 November 2018
Blue Box Design’s new state-of-the-art design and manufacturing facility ha
Published 31 October 2018
Glasgow City Council, the Glasgow School of Art (GSA) and Kier Construction are facing legal action over the aftermath of the Mackintosh Building fire.
Published 22 August 2018
In a judgment handed down yesterday, the Court of Appeal unanimously dismissed a contractor’s appeal in a case where both parties had agreed on the allocation of the risk of concurrent delay. Emily Leonard and Hannah Gardiner consider this ruling in more detail.
Published 31 July 2018
East Renfrewshire Council breaks ground with ‘ambitious’ social housing development
Published 12 July 2018
Kirsty Glennan, senior solicitor at Burness Paull, writes on impending changes to Scottish land law.
Published 26 June 2018
Rebecca Barrass looks at the litigation surrounding the Glendoe Hydro-Electric Scheme
Published 6 June 2018
Private and affordable housebuilder Springfield Properties has announced the appointment of Nicholas Ian Cooper as a non-executive director with immediate effect.
Published 1 June 2018
Companies from across the country took part in the national final of Business Fours on Wednesday playing to win a sizeable charitable donation for their chosen cause.
Published 1 June 2018