Scotland

27 Apr 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Fraud and cybercrime

The Home Office has published advice on how to protect yourself and your business from fraud and cybercrime, which can be read here.Criminals will use every opportunity they can to scam innocent people and their businesses. They are experts at i...

24 Apr 2020

Gambling - Committee launches inquiry on problem gambling

On Monday the Public Accounts Committee launched an inquiry on problem gambling.A press release from the UK Parliament can be read here.The National Audit Office’s (NAO’s) February 2020 report ‘Gambling regulation: problem ga...

23 Apr 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - BEIS launch Support Finder Tool

We have previously provided signposts to government support to effect business through our news articles.  The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has now launched a support finder tool to help businesses and self-e...

23 Apr 2020

Gambling - Consultations

Even during a pandemic the world moves forward, perhaps in a more haphazard or unpredictable manner.  The UK Gambling regulator, the Gambling Commission are currently proceeding with 2 consultations which opened on 26th February.The first c...

17 Apr 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - PGB and PGB Scotland agree pause in rent reviews.

On Wednesday (15th April), the Pub Governing Body (PGB)in conjunction with the PGB of Scotland announced that they had agreed with the pub companies who follow the Tenanted and Leased codes of practice and self-regulation that all rent review nego...

08 Apr 2020

Covid19 - What you need to know - Local Authority Business Support

Many Local Authorities have now created pages on their websites outlining the range of business support on offer locally and via the national Governments. We have scoured the net and put together a central directory for businesses looking f...