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Axiom Advocates Celebrates a Decade in Practice

This month highly-regarded stable Axiom Advocates celebrates its 10-year anniversary. The Edinburgh-based set has enjoyed a phenomenally successful decade since it was established in 2007. Founding m...

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Roddy Dunlop QC appointed Faculty Treasurer

Axiom Advocates are delighted to congratulate Roddy Dunlop QC on his appointment as Faculty Treasurer.   Roddy was admitted to the Faculty in 1998, took silk in 2010 and also served as Axiom Advo...

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Inner House overrules 40 year old authority on “effectually executed diligence”

The interaction between diligence and floating charges has been the subject of significant debate since receivership was introduced to the law of Scotland in 1972. The legislation provides that the ri...

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Laverie v The Scottish Ministers [2017] CSOH 45

The petitioner sought judicial review of his removal from membership of the Board of Management of Glasgow Clyde College, a state-funded college of further education. Following investigations into the...

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New Ingliston Limited -v- The City of Edinburgh Council

Lord Tyre found, in the main, for the defender following a debate in this action, which arose out of the compulsory purchase by the defender of 22 acres of land from the pursuer at Gogar, Edinburgh, f...

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Easdale Campbell -v- Scottish Ministers & Others [2017] CSOH 35

Lady Wise has dismissed an action for damages arising from an allegation that the Scottish Prison Service and various private companies involved in the detention and transit of prisoners to and from h...

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