Lindsays: Scottish investment deals worth £3.5m highlight employee ownership potential

Investment deals totalling more than £3.5 million in two Scottish space technology enterprises show the significant support that employee-owned (EO) companies can unlock, according to lawyers from Lindsays.

Published 8 October 2021

Douglas Roberts: Staff ownership can drive Scottish economic recovery

Douglas Roberts, partner at law firm Lindsays, discusses the economic benefits of employee-ownership in Scotland.

Published 30 August 2021

Shot Scope secures £1.5 million from Virgin Money to aid global expansion

Edinburgh-based golf tech developer Shot Scope has secured £1.5 million in funding from Clydesdale Bank owner Virgin Money to help the company scale globally.

Published 24 August 2021

Lindsays: Eden effect will encourage others to commit to Dundee

Linsdays lawyer David Rose has said investment interest in Dundee will intensify as a result of the Eden Project's "ambitious" plans for the city.

Published 5 July 2021

Scottish employee ownership deals set to double, says Lindsays

Employees are expected to become the owners of 30 more Scottish companies this year - double the number of deals completed in 2020, according to law firm Lindsays.

Published 25 June 2021

John Bett: Burying your head in the sand over furlough mistakes could prove costly

John Bett, partner and head of dispute resolution and litigation at Lindsays, details why ignoring furlough mistakes could be costly for businesses.

Published 7 May 2021

Promotion double at Lindsays

Louise Norris and Rachel Holt have been promoted to partner and associate respectively at Lindsays.

Published 14 April 2021

Lindsays complete homes deals worth almost £180m

The post-lockdown house-move boom has seen Scottish law firm and estate agent Lindsays defy disruption to record a rise in the number of homes sold in the past 12 months.

Published 6 April 2021

Lindsays predicts positive 2021 for property after securing £100m of sales

Experts in the residential property division of law firm Lindsays are buoyant about price prospects for 2021 in Scotland’s property market after revealing details of their busiest four months on record.

Published 5 January 2021

Lindsays warns of Christmas gifts that could land children with tax bill

Lawyers at Lindsays are warning kind-hearted parents are that their festive generosity could prove costly for their children - leaving them with hefty tax bills.

Published 23 December 2020

Linsdays sees record breaking month for home sales

Lindsays has recorded its busiest ever month in the property market with its home sales during August up 80% on the same month last year.

Published 4 September 2020

Demand for Scottish commercial property remains 'robust'

Investors remain interested in the Scottish commercial property market despite the coronavirus crisis, a lawyer has said.

Published 27 July 2020

Lindsays: Coronavirus will fuel the revolution in employee ownership

More employees will become owners of the companies they work for as firms seek to ensure greater resilience in the wake of the coronavirus crisis, according to Lindsays lawyer Douglas Roberts.

Published 26 June 2020

Lindsays: Government cash won’t provide quick-fix for Scottish charities plunged into crisis

A £30 million pledge to support Scottish charities through the coronavirus crisis is welcome but will not tackle the immediate cash flow problems leaving many in a fight for survival, lawyers have warned.

Published 14 April 2020

Lindsays: Forward planning is a “life or death issue” for small businesses

Scottish law firm Lindsays has outlined a series of measures which it says can give small businesses a fighting chance of success.

Published 6 December 2019