It’s a rocky road to freedom of expression

By Alistair Duncan, Partner and Head of the Commercial Department at Miller Hendry Two recent tribunal claims have highlighted the challenge for employers in safely navigating personal expression by employees in the workplace. A hospital…

Tayside Solicitor Wins Coveted International Award

Lindsay Kirkwood, a solicitor at Tayside based solicitors and estate agents Miller Hendry, has won a coveted award in the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Worldwide Excellence Awards, which recognise the highest achievements…

It’s all in the planning when it comes to selling privately-owned companies

By Alistair Duncan, Partner and Head of the Commercial Department at Miller Hendry For the shareholding directors of many privately-owned companies, the endgame is focused on selling up before moving on to new ventures or sometimes retirement.…

To mark Pride month, we give an update on LGBTQ+ rights at work

By Alistair Duncan, Partner and Head of the Commercial Department at Miller Hendry June is Pride month, when the LGBTQ+ community celebrates with a series of events. It’s a joyful and fun time, but it’s also a protest - there are still…

Tayside Solicitors' Firm Raises £10K for Charity

Tayside based solicitors and estate agents Miller Hendry today (23 May) celebrated raising over £10,000 for nine of the UK’s best loved charities through its Will Aid campaign activity in November 2018, ranking it one of the top fundraising…
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Free Personal Care - A Change in the Law

In Scotland, any individual who is assessed as requiring care and is over the age of 65 is entitled to the “free personal care allowance”. This financial allowance is there to assist people in paying for care where it relates to day to day…

Do you need a Power of Attorney?

As dementia rates continue to rise in our elderly population, adults in Scotland are urged to make a Power of Attorney and get their affairs in order. Alzheimer Scotland reports approximately 90,000 adults in Scotland have dementia, and this…

April rains for employers with raft of new legislation

April has ushered in many significant dates for new and amended employment legislation and Alan Matthew, an employment law specialist at local firm Miller Hendry is warning businesses they will need to be on their toes to ensure they continue…