News and Events from May 2011

News Archive May 2011

  • Hastie Stable Advocates instructed in multi-million pound personal injury claims

    27 May 2011

    Members of the Hastie Stable are continuing to develop their expertise in litigating high value damages claims, particularly those involving medical negligence. In a much-publicised recent clinical negligence case arising from a failure of the NH... READ MORE

  • Dual qualification for Craig Watson

    23 May 2011

    Craig Watson has become a door tenant at 9 Stone Buildings, a set of Barristers’ Chambers in Lincoln’s Inn, London that specialises in commercial and Chancery work. Craig, who joined the Scots bar in December 2010 after several years ... READ MORE

  • Michael Howlin QC in unfair prejudice petition

    16 May 2011

    Michael Howlin QC from the Hastie Stable has recently obtained Judgment in favour of the petitioner in an "unfair prejudice" petition under section 994 of the Companies Act 2006 (formerly section 459 of the Companies Act 1985).  In an extempo... READ MORE

  • Jacqueline Williamson in ground breaking decision

    02 May 2011

    When can a development be said to have lawfully commenced ?   Hastie Stable Member Jacqueline Williamson was recently successful in the Court of Session appeal of Doonin Plant v. Scottish Ministers [2011] CSOH 3 which was concerned with the... READ MORE