News and Events from January 2012

News Archive January 2012

  • Sheriff upholds off-plan missives

    31 January 2012

    Since the 2008 credit-crunch there have been numerous attempts by purchasers under missives, particularly those concluded when the property market was still booming, to withdraw from them on a range of grounds, some justified and some imaginativ... READ MORE

  • International Private Law - cohabitants claim

    31 January 2012

    Stable member David Leighton has appeared for a defender in a deceased cohabitants case in terms of s29 of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006. The noteworthy feature of the case was the significant International Private Law dimension. In the case... READ MORE

  • Stable success for Scotland star

    30 January 2012

    Scotland Football Star David Goodwillie’s former agent has lost in the latest stage of his bid to sue the player for £400,000. Hastie Stable member Donald Davidson appeared on behalf of Goodwillie. On 21 December 2011 Lady Clark heard ... READ MORE