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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 Laura Petrie in Views
Categories: Corporate | Oil and gas

How will Iran sanctions affect UK businesses? Partner Laura Petrie looks 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 by Julie Smith in Views
Categories: Business development

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 Laura Petrie 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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Back in the saddle — another successful day at Balcormo Races

Posted, 11 May 2018 by Jim Drysdale in Views
Categories: CSR | Rural

The annual Fife point-to-point marks the start of a busy show season for our rural team. Partner — and former jockey — Jim Drysdale reports.

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Bringing people into the countryside — the key to building a sustainable rural business

Posted, 10 May 2018 by Linda Tinson in Views
Categories: Corporate | Family law | Private client | Rural

How can specialist advisors help rural businesses in an ever-more complex and competitive market? Director of rural business, Linda Tinson, explains.

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Setting out a stall for success in Scottish construction - The recent Build It Aberdeen Construction and Property Conference brought the sector together to discuss topics of interest for the north east.