Anent Daies & Monthis &c.: Minimum Notice Period Agreements in the New Private Residential Tenancy

Dr Douglas Bain and Mitch Skilling here unpick an interesting tenants’ notice clause in a Private Residential Tenancy (PRT) under the Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016 and reach some broader conclusions.

In any university town, students will make up a large part of the private rented sector’s consumer pool.…

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Jury Research - A Game of Smoke and Mirrors?

An experienced risk consultant once told me that reporting on uncertain statistical analysis could end up being 'a game of smoke and mirrors'. During another project, a highly qualified computer science researcher advised me to always do 'a pencil and paper exercise' on expected inputs and outputs before embarking upon…

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Scotland's New Arctic Policy Framework: Fostering Partnerships in the North

This week I had the pleasure of participating in an international symposium ‘Arctic Connections’, hosted by the Italian Society for International Organisation, in Rome. My talk, on the new Scotland’s Arctic policy, is summarised in this blog post.

On 23 September 2019, Scotland launched its Arctic policy, ‘Arctic Connections: Scotland’s…

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Marine Genetic Resources Beyond National Jurisdiction: Developing "Mare Geneticum"

Addressing the conservation and sustainability of the oceans is an increasing need of society. The international community is responding to this through the ongoing negotiations, under the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea, for an internationally legally binding instrument on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological…

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