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The Reform of Succession Law in Scotland: Guest Blog by Roddy Paisley

On Tuesday 22 September, Professor Roddy Paisley gave evidence to the Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee on the Succession (Scotland) Bill. This deals with technical issues on the law relating to inheritance, with a view to being enacted in … Continue reading

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Consultation on the Law of Succession – Some Thoughts

Let us begin with a variation of an old joke. Tam Reid was a farmer and a shrewd man. Before leaving this mortal coil, he directed that his family should keep his death notice in the local newspaper short. After … Continue reading

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