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What are the benefits of Voluntary Registration?

Registers of Scotland (the holders of both the Sasine Register and the Land Register) has embarked on a campaign promoting Voluntary Registration which is particularly aimed at owners of rural...
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What is Voluntary Registration?

Titles to land in Scotland are registered either on the “Sasine Register” or the “Land Register”. The “Sasine Register” is the oldest property register in the world and is a...
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Voluntary Registration - How can Turcan Connell help?

Building on their experience of dealing with complex rural and estate titles, Turcan Connell has set up a dedicated Land Registration Unit to deal with Voluntary Registration applications. The Land...

Are you 'up to code'?

In the past few weeks, two important Codes within the Third Sector have been updated: the Charity Governance Code and the Code of Fundraising Practice. Both Codes have gone through...
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Summer Interns - Group Blog

By Summer Interns Over the past six weeks the summer interns have met up most lunchtimes; using the time as an opportunity to share our experiences of life at Turcan...
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Life as an Intern: Land and Property (Week 6)

So here it is, the final week. In some ways the past five weeks have flown by and yet we have only been here for just over a month. I...
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Life as an Intern: Tax and Succession (Week 6)

By Sean McEntee, Summer Intern I am currently a graduate LLB student at the University of Edinburgh, having just completed the first year of my legal studies. Given that I...
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Employment Tribunal Fees Unlawful

In the case of R (UNISON) v Lord Chancellor [2017] UKSC 51 the Supreme Court ruled on 26th July that statutory instrument requiring a claimant to the Employment Tribunal (ET)...
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Life as an Intern: Family Law (Week 5)

Walking through the doors on my first day at Turcan Connell, I cannot deny that I was nervous. Having only done a year of the Graduate LLB, the thought of...
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Post Morrison v ICL Scottish Law Commission Paper on prescription

What was believed to be the established legal position in relation to claims for latent damage and when the right to make such claims might become time-barred was changed by...
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Pension-sharing on divorce: how much of my pension will be included?

A ruling from the Supreme Court of 25th July 2017 means that all types of membership of pension schemes (be it active, deferred or pensioner) will be considered in determining...
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Life as an Intern: Land and Property (Week 4)

By Ailsa Smith, Summer Intern Having applied to the Turcan Connell summer internship program based on the enthusiasm of their representatives at the Glasgow law fair, I was expecting (or...
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