On An A to Z of the Law of Scotland:
Large selection of Property law links covering all aspects of Property
law. This section also includes Residential Conveyancing (Buying
and Selling Houses), Real Estate law, Commercial Property, Property
news bulletins and sources as well as information on Registers,
Societies and Organisations in Scotland.
Intellectual Property Law
Patents, Designs, Trade Marks, Copyright links from an IT and traditional
point of view.
Landlord and Tenant
Primarily aimed at the residential side of this area of law. Other
aspects are covered in the Conveyancing section above. This area
covers things like rent, leases, rights and so on. Also expect to
find resources of use to people in finding a flat.
Planning Law in Scotland has a number of webpages online now, many
of them provided by local councils, others by planning bodies or
Public Private Partnerships or Private Finance Initiatives are
a relatively new addition to this site and one which seems to be
expanding quite rapidly. The links are to organisations, information
Wills, Executries and Probate links in Scotland and worldwide.
There are also several guides to the law available as well.
Quite a sparce page of links. Please add more if you find them.
of Writing (Scotland) Act 1995 c.7
This Act is one of the most useful Acts in Scots Law and is frequently
referred to by Solicitors in practice. The link above takes you
to the HMSO website where the Act can be viewed in full.
Scottish Property Law has a vast array of archaic and latin expressions
in use. The About Scots Law page of this site has links to a number
of useful dictionaries which can tell you what these words mean. There is also a glossary of Scottish land law terms.
On the Online Legal Intranet:
Property searches, coal authority searches, SPH reports, and more.
This page contains resources which are aimed at helping the solicitor
in everyday practice find the information they require quickly.
Tools for the lawyer in practice such as translation tools, maps,
information resources and so on. Also conversion tools which allow
you to convert currencies and more importantly, measurements.