BInformed Autumn Seminar Programme 2017

Our free seminar programme, coupled with the rest of BInformed, reflects our commitment to sharing knowledge more widely than ever before. This autumn we will be offering a series of informative and entertaining seminars, which will be hosted at our offces in Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

The wide variety of hot topics that will be discussed include what organisations should be doing now to prepare for the introduction of the General Data  Protection Regulation (GDPR); IP protection; an update on the All Scotland Personal Injury Court; recent trends and issues in commercial law; managing corruption risks; Entrepreneur’s Relief; the impact of Brexit on environmental law; and claim defensibility training.

Please click here to download our autumn 2017 brochure

You will receive a confirmation email 1 week before the seminar is due to take place, however, if you have any questions in the meantime please do not hesitate to get in touch at seminars@brodies.com

Please continue to use our hashtag #BInformed to send us topic suggestions for the next programme, and to give us your thoughts and feedback.

 

Date: Thursday 23 November 2017
Time:
08:00 - 09:30
Location: Aberdeen
Brodies real estate team presents its annual real estate update, focusing on recent trends and issues affecting everyone involved with property. Join our legal experts for this seminar and networking opportunity to hear about the latest topical issues including: recent case law and the next phase for property tax in Scotland; energy efficiency standards – a comparison between Scotland and England; practical implications of the community right to buy land; and the new private tenancy regime and its impact on ‘build to rent’ (BTR), student accommodation and retirement living.
Date: Thursday 23 November 2017
Time:
08:30 - 10:00
Location: Glasgow
Brodies’ planning team presents an update on the practical implications of judicial review to consenting processes, our specialist lawyers will cover issues including: time limits; who can challenge and on what grounds; impact of pending judicial review; the outcome of successful judicial review; recent court decisions – specific risks?; and protective expenses orders.
Date: Thursday 23 November 2017
Time:
17:30 - 19:00
Location: Edinburgh
Our expert panel will discuss how to unlock value in hotel investment in Scotland. We will look at issues including: the rise in foreign investment and key drivers; collaboration and joint ventures; and the Brexit effect. We are pleased to be joined by a panel of expert speakers including: Ricky Kapoor - Managing Director, The Edinburgh Collection Ramsay Duff - Investment Director, Maven Capital Partners Steven Fyfe - Associate in Savills Hotel Agency
Date: Tuesday 28 November 2017
Time:
08:30 - 10:00
Location: Glasgow
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force in May 2018 and introduces a number of significant changes to data protection law. Our team of experts will provide an update on the GDPR and the Data Protection Bill together with other recent developments in relation to data protection law. This seminar will: provide an update on the latest developments on the GDPR – including recent guidance from regulators; share insight on preparing for GDPR and the issues that are causing organisations concern; provide an overview of the Government’s Data Protection Bill, Brexit...
Date: Tuesday 28 November 2017
Time:
17:00 - 18:30
Location: Glasgow
Families who wish to preserve their family wealth and pass it on to future generations have a lot to consider if they cannot – or do not want to – simply hand over large sums of money or existing assets. Fortunately, there is a wide range of vehicles through which such transfers can take place, from joint ownership through trusts to more sophisticated structures involving family partnerships and companies. Our estate planning experts highlight the options, the opportunities and the threats.
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