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Macdonald Henderson Highlights Deals Completed in Q2 2021 (Business Insider) - 10th September 2021

Macdonald Henderson Highlights Deals Completed in Q2 2021 (Business Insider) - 10th September 2021

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to continue its association with Business Insider magazine this year.

Macdonald Henderson Plays in SJP Charity Foundation Football Tournament  - 27th August 2021

Macdonald Henderson Plays in SJP Charity Foundation Football Tournament - 27th August 2021

Macdonald Henderson was delighted to take part in the St James Wealth Management annual charity 5 aside tournament on Friday 27th August 2021.

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Disposal of Turnkey BS & Turnkey IS to Kick ICT - 9th August 2021

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Disposal of Turnkey BS & Turnkey IS to Kick ICT - 9th August 2021

Macdonald Henderson has advised The Turnkey Group on the disposal of Turnkey Business Software (TBS) and Turnkey Infrastructure Solutions (TIS) from the group to Kick ICT Group, the fast-growing single source IT group led by technology entrepreneur Tom O’Hara.

Laura McKnight - Business Insider - COVID Aftermath Deals Market - 2nd June 2021

Laura McKnight - Business Insider - COVID Aftermath Deals Market - 2nd June 2021

We are delighted to share an article by our colleague Laura McKnight (director) who has taken some time out from her busy corporate transactional role, to consider the post Covid M&A/investment deal market and highlight some key features to look out for.

Macdonald Henderson Advises Emblation on Eight Figure Investment by Apposite – 25th May 2021

Macdonald Henderson Advises Emblation on Eight Figure Investment by Apposite – 25th May 2021

Macdonald Henderson has advised fast growing medical device company Emblation, on an eight figure investment by healthcare investor Apposite Capital to support its international growth and broaden its go-to market offering.

Macdonald Henderson Highlights Deals Completed in Q1 2021 (Business Insider) - 10th May 2021

Macdonald Henderson Highlights Deals Completed in Q1 2021 (Business Insider) - 10th May 2021

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to continue its association with Business Insider magazine this year.

Macdonald Henderson Joins International Commercial Law Alliance - 29th March 2021

Macdonald Henderson Joins International Commercial Law Alliance - 29th March 2021

We are delighted to advise that Macdonald Henderson has accepted an invitation to join the international business law firm alliance International Commercial Law Alliance (“ICLA”), becoming its sole Scottish member.

Dispute resolution as an investment for SMEs - 1st March 2021

Dispute resolution as an investment for SMEs - 1st March 2021

Why do venture capitalists fund litigations on behalf of organisations and individuals in which they otherwise have no interest?

Macdonald Henderson to co-present at The Business Journey - 26th February 2021

Macdonald Henderson to co-present at The Business Journey - 26th February 2021

Macdonald Henderson is delighted to continue into 2021 its partnership with The Business Journey, and the first virtual event is this Friday (26th February) at 10.30am.

 Macdonald Henderson Highlights Deals Completed in 2020 (Business Insider) - 16th February 2021

Macdonald Henderson Highlights Deals Completed in 2020 (Business Insider) - 16th February 2021

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to continue its association with Business Insider magazine this year, as the magazine returns to a print edition after a hiatus over the pandemic months in 2020.

 Macdonald Henderson Named In The Times Best Law Firm 2021 for the first time - 11th January 2021

Macdonald Henderson Named In The Times Best Law Firm 2021 for the first time - 11th January 2021

Macdonald Henderson’s award-winning team has been recognised for the first time in The Times Best Law Firms 2021.

Macdonald Henderson Advises on £4.5m Funding Boost for Inspire Scotland - 2nd December 2020

Macdonald Henderson Advises on £4.5m Funding Boost for Inspire Scotland - 2nd December 2020

Macdonald Henderson are pleased to have advised Inspire Scotland, the Glasgow-based residential childcare group, on a £4.5m refinancing and growth package.

Alan McKee presents to Build Lanarkshire On-Line Programme –  24th November 2020

Alan McKee presents to Build Lanarkshire On-Line Programme – 24th November 2020

Alan was delighted to be invited to speak to the delegates on the Compliance & Legalities Session of the Build Lanarkshire On Line event programme.

Macdonald Henderson ranked by Legal 500 (2021) - 9th  November 2020

Macdonald Henderson ranked by Legal 500 (2021) - 9th November 2020

Our firm has again been ranked by Legal 500 (2021) among the top Scottish corporate law firms, receiving some really supportive testimonials along the way.

Macdonald Henderson Supports Maggie's Glasgow Golf Day - 19th October 2020

Macdonald Henderson Supports Maggie's Glasgow Golf Day - 19th October 2020

Macdonald Henderson was delighted to support Maggie’s Glasgow Charity Golf Day 2020, hosted at Western Gailes Golf Club on 7th October 2020.

Wrongful Trading Suspension Ceases: Effective 30th September 2020

Wrongful Trading Suspension Ceases: Effective 30th September 2020

In order to assist business and the economy, the UK Government was quick with the legislative pen, bringing into force a number of emergency measures designed to protect businesses affected by the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, and the enforced restrictions on trade and society in general.

MH Advises Minority Shareholders on MRM Global £2.6m BGF Investment - 16th September 2020

MH Advises Minority Shareholders on MRM Global £2.6m BGF Investment - 16th September 2020

Macdonald Henderson was delighted to advise certain minority shareholding interests of Edinburgh-based tech firm MRM Global as it secured £2.6 million of funding from BGF to help fuel the company’s international growth. We wish the business and all stakeholders well, as the company uses the investment to fund further international growth.

COVID -19 - Changes to Companies House Filing Requirements – 3rd July 2020

COVID -19 - Changes to Companies House Filing Requirements – 3rd July 2020

At the end of March 2020, the UK Government introduced an online application process which allowed companies affected by COVID-19 facing fast approaching account filing deadlines to apply for an extension.

Always Be Closing? - Completing Corporate Deals during the COVID-19 Pandemic - 10th June 2020

Always Be Closing? - Completing Corporate Deals during the COVID-19 Pandemic - 10th June 2020

“Always be Closing” - the old mantra, made famous by Alec Baldwin’s speech in Glengarry Glen Ross has resonated in the corporate world in the twenty years since it was made.
But Blake (Baldwin’s character in the film) and his sales team didn’t have to contend with a global pandemic.

Provan Sports secures Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) - 30th April 2020

Provan Sports secures Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) - 30th April 2020

Macdonald Henderson client, Provan Sports Limited, trading as Pitch Teamwear, a sports retail and teamwear supplier based in Hillington has had success in obtaining loan funds via the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme.

COVID-19 – Practical pointers in relation  to Business Interruption Insurance - 28th April 2020

COVID-19 – Practical pointers in relation to Business Interruption Insurance - 28th April 2020

What is Business Interruption Insurance (“BII”)?
BII is designed to cover businesses against losses of profit in the event of certain circumstances.

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Employee Buyout of  The Electric Heating Company - 27th April 2020

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Employee Buyout of The Electric Heating Company - 27th April 2020

Macdonald Henderson are delighted to have advised EHC Energy Limited, the distributor of electric heating and hot water products, on the employee buyout of the company from existing shareholders/directors, Bill Walters and David Stevenson, securing a majority stake for the group’s employees.

COVID - 19 Update - Government Support Package for Innovative Firms  - 22nd April 2020

COVID - 19 Update - Government Support Package for Innovative Firms - 22nd April 2020

The Chancellor announced this week that UK businesses driving innovation and development will be assisted during the coronavirus outbreak with a £1.25 billion government support package.

Covid-19 – A Definitive Guide to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – 16th April 2020

Covid-19 – A Definitive Guide to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – 16th April 2020

On 20th March 2020 the government announced a support scheme for employers to temporarily assist with salary costs – the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (“the Scheme”). Since that date, ongoing guidance has been released and we have set out below an overview to the Scheme.

Covid-19 and Business Interruption Insurance - 13th April 2020

Covid-19 and Business Interruption Insurance - 13th April 2020

If yours is one of the many businesses negatively impacted by Covid-19, then you should check your insurance cover - including business interruption insurance.

Business Journey Special Event - 10 April 2020

Business Journey Special Event - 10 April 2020

With the global effects of COVID-19, every business is facing challenges. Join the partners of the The Business Journey on Friday at 10.30am for an open Q&A session.

COVID-19 Update – Advice for your Company regarding Late Filing of Accounts - 9th April 2020

COVID-19 Update – Advice for your Company regarding Late Filing of Accounts - 9th April 2020

The government’s advice is to act now if Coronavirus (COVID-19) has affected your company and you need more time to file your accounts.

COVID - 19 Update - Relaxation of the Law on Wrongful Trading - 30th March 2020

COVID - 19 Update - Relaxation of the Law on Wrongful Trading - 30th March 2020

In these challenging times, the UK Government's daily Coronavirus update has become essential viewing, especially for those operating a business.

Macdonald Henderson - COVID-19: We Are Here to Support You

Macdonald Henderson - COVID-19: We Are Here to Support You

Macdonald Henderson is here to assist you as required through this difficult time.

In this note, we will provide some useful guidance to support you.

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Sale of RUA Medical to Aortech International – 11th March 2020

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Sale of RUA Medical to Aortech International – 11th March 2020

Macdonald Henderson has advised the sole shareholder of RUA Medical Devices in the conditional agreed takeover by artificial heart valve developer AorTech International, in a £2.45 million deal which brings together two world-leading Scottish life sciences companies.