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Walker Love Local Authority Forum

  Walker Love’s Local Authority Forum provides Local Authority debt collection and recovery teams an opportunity to hear from keynote speakers on legal, regulatory, policy and procedural developments that will, or could, have an impact on their debt collection and recovery strategies and operations. The … Continue reading

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Walker Love joins DAS Payments Distribution Panel

Walker Love Payments Distributors joined the DAS Payment Distributions Panel in July 2015. Charles Mitchell speaks about their experiences so far. This article first appeared in Winter edition 2015-16 of DAS Digest published by the Accountant in Bankruptcy. Who are Walker Love Payments … Continue reading

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Scheduled trips to the islands

The Islands of the Firth of Clyde and  Inner Hebridean Islands of Argyll are visited as client requirements demand, with the larger populated islands of Islay and Mull visited approximately every 8 weeks, as demands dictate. Our Northern Division operational … Continue reading

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Find and collecting from ex-UK debtors

When a debtor leaves the country it is not necessarily the end of the debt collection trail. Many credit managers within the public sector are now reviewing their files for outstanding council tax and national non domestic rates arrears, and … Continue reading

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Update: Protected Trust Deed Regulations

New protected trust deed regulations came into force on 28 November 2013. The provisions included: Individuals’ surplus income will have to be assessed using one tool – the common financial statement as this will provide more transparency in assessing whether … Continue reading

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Money Advice Scotland Annual Conference & Exhibition – 3rd & 4th June 2013

Walker Love was delighted to continue to support the 2013 MAS Annual Conference, the event always provides an excellent opportunity to engage with other stakeholders and like minded people. Our long established relationship with the advice sector has developed beyond all … Continue reading

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Argyll & Oban Faculty of Solicitors CPD: Civil Enforcement In Scotland

Walker Love were delighted to support the local Argyll and Oban Faculty CPD event: Civil Enforcement In Scotland, which took place on Tuesday 23rd April 2013. Delivering a comprehensive “civil enforcement” seminar covering all aspects of Sheriff Officer enforcement in Scotland, … Continue reading

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Epilepsy Scotland: WAGS Charity Dinner 25th April

Over 40,000 people are living with epilepsy in Scotland.  The charity Epilepsy Scotland works continuously to raise awareness of the condition. Influencing attitudes helps to fight discrimination and the social stigma associated with epilepsy; and to achieve this goal they … Continue reading

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Simple Guide to the BAD Act

The Bankruptcy & Diligence Etc (Scotland) Act 2007 contains 17 Parts and Six Schedules. One of the most succinct, but relevant sections of the B.A.D. Act can be found at Part 17 Section 227 (3) which states that sections of … Continue reading

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Scotland’s civil court system to be overhauled

Following the recommendations published in Lord Gill’s report on Scottish Civil Courts where he called for courts to be more responsive to the public’s needs and to deal with cases more swiftly and efficiently, radical plans have been announced to … Continue reading

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