Archive for December, 2010

Christmas Carol for the Modern Licensee may need to be sung in plain song as it doesn’t scan!

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

LiquorOn the first day of Christmas my lawyer said to me
Have a premises manager with a personal licence

On the second day of Christmas my lawyer said to me
Have two personal licence holders in case one of them goes away (more…)

Collies Internal News & Christmas Message

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

GAGGraham A Garden has been accredited by The Law Society of Scotland as a Family Law Mediator and is also trained as a Collaborative Family Lawyer. (more…)

In Faith and Hope the world will disagree, but all mankind’s concern is charity.

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Hayley MitchellAlexander Pope Essay on Man (ep. III, l. 307)
Hayley Mitchell, Second Year Trainee reports on the Social and Charitable Activities throughout the year.

Charity and lawyers are not that naturally associated words. The wealth of lawyer-bashing jokes will tell you that the general caricature does not include generosity and philanthropy. I would like to attempt to reject the stereotype (to this extent) by boasting about the fantastic work James & George Collie has done for charity this year (pride and vanity are parts of the stereotype I will be leaving well alone!). (more…)