News & Legal Updates
So the royal baby has officially been named…Prince Louis!!27th April 2018So the royal baby has officially been named….HRH Prince Louis Arthur Charles of Cambridge! In Scotland, the duty to register a birth within 21 days means that parents must decide upon a name for their child. At the time of registering a birth, little thought is probably given to the legal implications of choosing a … Continue reading "So the royal baby has officially been named…Prince Louis!!"
Every little Prince or Princess needs looking after23rd April 2018It’s a boy! The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s third child has arrived, born on 23rd April 2018 at 11:01am weighing 8lbs 7oz. He is fifth in line to the throne and the Queen’s sixth great-grandchild. Becoming a parent is an exciting if not hectic time whether it is your first child or third child … Continue reading "Every little Prince or Princess needs looking after"
Changes to guardianship in Scotland18th April 2018Laura McDowall looks ahead to proposed reforms to the rules of guardianship in Scotland. Taken from the STEP JOURNAL. As private client practitioners, we often provide advice in matters where an adult lacks the capacity to make decisions relating to their personal affairs. This could be due to many reasons, including age-related illnesses such as … Continue reading "Changes to guardianship in Scotland"