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22/12/14 – 12 Debts of Christmas – Part 2

22/12/14 – 12 Debts of Christmas – Part 2

22 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
We all know that cash is tight at this time of year. All those presents to buy, all those Christmas parties to pay for. Gilson Gray can help with any cash flow issues that you have, whether that be the recovery of debts due to you, or by giving you advice to help alleviate those […] read more...
18/12/14 – Can obesity be a disability?

18/12/14 – Can obesity be a disability?

18 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Whilst Christmas is often seen as a time of excess and an opportunity to eat more than we really need, particularly in Scotland where there is already an obesity problem, there is now an important decision by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) that obesity can, in some cases, be a disability ... read more...
18/12/14 – 12 Debts of Christmas – Part 1

18/12/14 – 12 Debts of Christmas – Part 1

18 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
We all know that cash is tight at this time of year. All those presents to buy, all those Christmas parties to pay for. Gilson Gray can help with any cash flow issues that you have, whether that be the recovery of debts due to you, or by giving you advice to help alleviate those […] read more...
17/12/14 – Does the “shaggy” defence work for guarantees?

17/12/14 – Does the “shaggy” defence work for guarantees?

16 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Discerning readers of a certain vintage will remember the classic “It Wasn’t Me” by Pop Impresario Shaggy, relive his genius here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qv5fqunQ_4I While tempting, it is with some regret that we must advise that arguing “It Wasn’t Me” in the face of overwhelming ... read more...
11/12/14 – Stamp Duty is equitable but some Stamp Duty is more equitable than others….

11/12/14 – Stamp Duty is equitable but some Stamp Duty is more equitable than others….

11 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
  When John Swinney introduced the LBTT with a six-month lead-in period, it was quickly established who would be the winners and losers and the time scales to beat those tax increases.  In essence,  those with property valued in excess of £325,000 were encouraged to get their properties on ... read more...
14/11/14 – Britain’s largest home a snip at £7m…

14/11/14 – Britain’s largest home a snip at £7m…

14 November, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
…but with 365 rooms its proud new owners could face a £42m repair bill. The largest privately owned home in the country has been put up for sale and whilst your home may not be as large as this we all know that a well presented home is more likely to sell fast and yet […] read more...
11/11/14 – Gilson Gray in the driving seat

11/11/14 – Gilson Gray in the driving seat

11 November, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Gilson Gray are proud to reveal the branded taxis carrying our logo.  We have been very impressed by City Cabs who have provided an excellent service. read more...
10/11/14 – What are these overtime cases all about?

10/11/14 – What are these overtime cases all about?

10 November, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Following from the relatively recent European case (Lock –v- British Gas Trading) that confirmed that holiday pay should include any commission,  there was a tribunal decision in September stating that holiday pay should include overtime.  Now employers have been dealt a further blow with the ... read more...
24/10/14 – The legal landscape is changing

24/10/14 – The legal landscape is changing

24 October, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Associates and Partner level candidates The legal landscape is changing! Tired of your traditional law firm?  Feeling under valued and bored?  So were we………that’s why we formed Gilson Gray, the largest new start full service law firm in Scottish history. Since launch we have continued to grow ... read more...
23/10/14 – Gilson Gray appoint Trainee Solicitors for September 2015

23/10/14 – Gilson Gray appoint Trainee Solicitors for September 2015

23 October, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
The Firm is delighted to announce that we have appointed trainees starting in 2015.  As a Firm, we believe it is essential to invest in talent and to encourage dynamic, intelligent and fun people to join our business.  We are delighted with the group we have selected and very much look forward ... read more...