Resolve to be philanthropic in 2016

As the year draws to a close, many are thinking about resolutions for the New Year. Too often, resolutions are broken: they frequently focus on personal targets (diet, exercise, giving...

Feed-in Tariff Review 2015 Consultation Response

The government has published its Response to the recent Consultation on a full-scale review of the Feed-in Tariff Scheme (FiTs) (see here), with mixed results for the sector. The good...

Windfarm Trumps Golf Course Challenge

The UK’s Supreme Court has rejected a challenge by Donald Trump to the development of an offshore windfarm near Aberdeen, close to Mr Trump’s golfing development on the Aberdeenshire coast.

The Challenge of Trustees Losing Capacity

Consideration of the implications of trustees losing capacity is real and with an increasingly ageing population family business owners need to give the matter appropriate thought too. The ageing population...