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Final vote on proposed changes to Scottish licensing laws due by end of the month

Changes to Scottish licensing laws including the reintroduction of the 'fit and proper' test for those applying for a licence to sell alcohol could be given final approval by the end of this month. 15 Jun 2015

The role of competition law in innovation markets

FOCUS: The future of the 'sharing economy' of ride-sharing apps, accommodation-sharing websites and money lending services will be shaped by how competition law deals with emerging innovators, and how that law changes to take account of innovation. 28 Apr 2015

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New Scottish 'licensing and public health' proposals largely unworkable, expert says

Scottish police and local authorities could issue 'Drinking Banning Orders' (DBOs), preventing certain individuals from entering pubs or clubs for up to two years, even if that individual has not committed an offence, under proposals introduced to the Scottish... 08 Apr 2015

Certainty for landlords as commercial property energy efficiency regulations receive parliamentary approval

New energy efficiency standards for privately-let commercial property in England will come into force on 1 April 2018, after the UK parliament passed regulations in one of its final sessions ahead of May's general election. 30 Mar 2015

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