SCPA Engagement Programme 2015

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The Future of CPO and Compensation work in Scotland
SCPA Engagement event
In Aberdeen and Edinburgh 
Please see individual timings below
The Scottish Law Commission is reviewing CPO law and practice with a view to reform.  A discussion paper was consulted on earlier this year and, from the large number of submissions, some matters need further consideration to determine the best way forward.  The Scottish Compulsory Purchase Association is reviewing those matters in these 2 events to assist the Scottish Law Commission with their work.

If you provide CPO advice to clients, acquiring authorities or promoters, you are invited to join us at these free events, listen to the differing options and join in the debate. Together we can help shape the industry of the future & you can also satisfy some of your CPD requirements.
We would like to thank Brodies and Burness Paull for hosting these events.
These events are free.
In each case, the various options will be presented, and discussion will then be invited from the floor.
  • Welcome and Introduction
  • Betterment
  • Blight
  • Negative Equity
  • Compensation
  • Where is the Scottish Law Commission in the process? 
  • CPA's Quality Assurance Initiative: The Case for Accreditation: to promote best practice and the highest professional standards amoung and between practitioners at all levels
  • Wrap up and close

Caroline Drummond, Commissioner, The Scottish law Commission
Elaine Farquharson Black, Partner, Burness Paull
Karen Hamilton, Partner, Brodies
Odell Milne, Partner, Brodies
Archie Rintoul, Scottish CPA Chairman and Chief Valuer, District Valuer Services, Valuation Office Agency
Mark McMurray, Senior Associate, Cameron McKenna LLP 
Craig Whelton, Partner, Burness Paull
Keith Petrie, Consultant
Professor Norman Hutchison, Lecturer, Aberdeen University

The following professions are supporting both engagement programmes:

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Programme sponsor and host      

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Tuesday 3rd November 2015
Registration 9.50, Start 10.15, Finish 15.15
Burness Paull
Union Plaza, 1 Union Wynd, Aberdeen, AB10 1SL


Wednesday 4th November 2015
Registration 9.30, Start 9.55, Finish 15.15
Brodies LLP
15 Atholl Crescent, Edinburgh EH3 8HA 

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