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Legal insights. Industry commentary. Influential opinions. Here’s what our teams have to say.

Lawyers get lost?

Posted, 11 June 2018 by Uisdean Vass in Views
Categories: Corporate | Oil and gas

Do lawyers need to “get lost” for proper collaboration and safety advances to happen in the oil and gas industry? Unsurprisingly, we say no, but there’s work to be done.

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Ledingham Chalmers experts to present at RICS regional conference in Aberdeen

Posted, 08 June 2018 in News
Categories: Events

Legal issues affecting the built environment are on the agenda at the all-day event in the granite city next week.

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Ledingham Chalmers goes back to employment law basics at CIPD event — Thursday 7 June 2018

Posted, 04 June 2018 in News
Categories: Events

For its free annual employment law event in Inverness this week, the firm teams up with the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

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Deal or no deal — what will re-imposed Iran sanctions mean for UK oil and gas firms?

Posted, 28 May 2018 by Uisdean Vass in Views
Categories: Corporate | Oil and gas

How will Iran sanctions affect UK businesses? We look at what the industry needs to consider following the US’s decision to withdraw from the JCPOA.

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Tax evasion and the Criminal Finances Act

Posted, 23 May 2018 by Wendy Harris in Views
Categories: Corporate | Oil and gas

With sectors such as oil and gas likely to be high risk, what should businesses do to minimise the chances of tax evasion by associated persons?

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Ledingham Chalmers adds three Business Gateway events to its GDPR tour

Posted, 15 May 2018 in News
Categories: Events

With the new data protection legislation just days away, the firm continues to support organisations across the country as they work towards compliance with new regime.

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From transitions to teamwork — what triathlons can teach us about business development

Posted, 14 May 2018 in Views
Categories: Us

Our new head of business development, Julie Smith, who knows a fair bit about both, explains what triathlons and business development have in common.

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Is it time for ‘knock-for-knock’ to be knocked out?

Posted, 12 May 2018 by Uisdean Vass in Views
Categories: Corporate | Oil and gas

Faced with constant, rapid change in UKCS contracting, is the time right to consider whether mutual indemnities remain beneficial to all parties?

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