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Why employment law should be taught at school

Malcolm Mackay, founder  of United Employment Lawyers, considers how the addition of employment law to the school curriculum would be of value to the younger generation. Head teachers and educationists could be forgiven for not wishing to load extra subject matter onto the crowded curriculum. So, at the risk of

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Commonsense approach to mental health needed

The following article by UEL Chairman Malcolm Mackay appeared in The Scotsman Newspaper. That well-known political spin-doctor Alastair Campbell was on the stump in Edinburgh recently. Tony Blair’s former spokesman wasn’t speaking about Brexit nor IndieRef2, but something more personal: his own battle with mental health. For someone, once so

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Collaborative legal approach the way ahead

The following article appeared in today's Scotsman newspaper: If you’re a Scottish international rugby fan – who isn’t when you consider their recent performances – you’ll know how much the TMO (television match official)  has become part of the international game. It can be frustrating to wait those ticking

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