Axiom Advocates News

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Standing Junior Appointment for Jacqueline Fordyce

Axiom is pleased to announce that Jacqueline Fordyce has been appointed as standing junior counsel to the Advocate General for Scotland.  The appointment is to the general panel of counsel, who m...

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Judicial review – protective court proceedings to secure Employment Tribunal claims

Anela Anwar v Advocate General and ECHR [2019] CSIH 43 The Inner House refused a reclaiming motion in which it was held that an applicant in employment Tribunal proceedings could competently raise pr...

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Appeal against Northern Isles Ferry Services subsidised contract refused.

Pentland Ferries v Scottish Ministers [2019] CSIH 41 State aid – public service contract The decision of the Scottish Ministers to offer a subsidised ferry contract for the Northern Isles, and...

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Axiom Welcomes Two New Members

Axiom Advocates is delighted to welcome Murray Steel and Megan Dewart as the newest members of Axiom, both calling to the Bar today. Megan called to the Bar as a scholar. Prior to calling, Megan work...

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Petition to prevent award of Northern Isles subsidised ferry contract refused

Pentland Ferries v Scottish Ministers State aid – Public Service Contracts Orkney and Shetland are presently served by a subsidised ferry service between Scrabster and Stromness and Aberdeen t...

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Midlothian Council v David Anderson Keith and others [2019] CSOH 29

Construction costs can constitute ‘loss’ for the purposes of prescription in relation to claims against designers. In a decision which reveals the significant extent of the implications o...

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