News & Legal Updates
Landlord Applications for Evictions – Changes to Private Residential Tenancies.19th June 2018It has been a time of significant change in the law governing private residential tenancies in Scotland. The First Tier Tribunal (Housing and Property Chamber) took over responsibility for residential leases on the 1st of December 2017. This means that the Tribunal now has the power to deal with applications for eviction and for any … Continue reading "Landlord Applications for Evictions – Changes to Private Residential Tenancies."
Clearing the Air on Smoking Policies12th September 2017Since 2006, there has been legislation in Scotland which has prohibited smoking in public places. This encompasses a wide variety of premises from bars and restaurants to public transportation vehicles. The legislation also includes offices, factories and any non-domestic premises in which one or more people work. Many employers will also have a separate no-smoking … Continue reading "Clearing the Air on Smoking Policies"