Legal stuff (Terms & Conditions)

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Nothing on this blog should be taken to be legal advice and should not be used as a replacement for proper, independent legal advice; should you require legal advice on an issue covered on this blog please contact someone who is qualified to provide you wish such advice.  You can find Scottish Solicitors local to you on the Law Society of Scotland website here.

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