Monthly Archives: April 2004

(481)  CONSUMERS PROTECTED IN SCOTLAND

  Lord Drummond Young issued an important opinion for consumer protection law on 29 June 2005 in Office of Fair Trading v MB Designs (Scotland) Ltd 2005 GWD 22-393, when he granted to the OFT enforcement orders and interim enforcement … Continue reading

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(480)  NAKED RAMBLER UPDATE

The Naked Rambler had got as far as Glastonbury by 2 July 2005 (a little late for the Festival).  Progress can be followed on http://www.makedwalk.org, but it looks like it will be August in Scotland again.

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(478)  SMOKING BILL PASSES

The Smoking Health and Social Care (Scotland) Bill passed in the Scottish Parliament on 30 June 2005. This is the Bill which will ban smoking in pubs, restaurants and other public places (see No 457).  The ban will come into … Continue reading

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(477)  HUMANIST WEDDINGS

The Registrar General for Scotland, Duncan MacNiven, has decided that members of the Humanist Society for Scotland may be registered as marriage celebrants under the Marriage (Scotland) Act 1977.  Twelve such persons have been licensed, and the first humanist wedding … Continue reading

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