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  • Problems with housemates

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/families_and_households/sharing_rented_accommodation/problems_with_housemates

    You might have problems with the people you live with for a variety of reasons. This page explains what you can do. Your landlord, the council or the police may be able to help.|You might have problems with the people you live with for a variety of reasons. This page explains what you can do. Your landlord, the council or the police may be able to help.|You might have problems with the people you live with for a variety of reasons. This page explains what you can do. Your landlord, the council or the police may be able to help.

  • Raising and defending actions in court

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/complaints_and_court_action/raising_and_defending_actions_in_court

    If you are taking a case to court or defending a case, you need to know what to do, and what some technical legal terms mean, and this section can help.|If you are taking a case to court or defending a case, you need to know what to do, and what some technical legal terms mean, and this section can help.|If you are taking a case to court or defending a case, you need to know what to do, and what some technical legal terms mean, and this section can help.

  • In-court advice services

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/complaints_and_court_action/legal_representation/in-court_advice_services

    Some larger sheriff courts provide in-court advice services. This page explains what they are, how they can help and where to find them.|Some larger sheriff courts provide in-court advice services. This page explains what they are, how they can help and where to find them.|Some larger sheriff courts provide in-court advice services. This page explains what they are, how they can help and where to find them.

  • Courts in Scotland

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/complaints_and_court_action/structure_of_the_scottish_legal_system/courts_in_scotland

    There are several different courts in Scotland. All of them deal with different kinds of cases and have different powers. This page should explain which court is dealing with your case.|There are several different courts in Scotland. All of them deal with different kinds of cases and have different powers. This page should explain which court is dealing with your case.|There are several different courts in Scotland. All of them deal with different kinds of cases and have different powers. This page should explain which court is dealing with your case.

  • The sheriff court

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/repossession_of_your_home/going_to_court_for_repossession/the_sheriff_court

    The sheriff court hears cases about repossessions, debts and small claims. Find out what powers the sheriff court has and what it's like in court.|The sheriff court hears cases about repossessions, debts and small claims. Find out what powers the sheriff court has and what it's like in court.|The sheriff court hears cases about repossessions, debts and small claims. Find out what powers the sheriff court has and what it's like in court.

  • Court decisions

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/complaints_and_court_action/what_happens_at_court/court_decisions

    If your case is in the sheriff court, it may go through several stages before a decision. At the end of a detailed hearing, the sheriff has several options. Find out what might happen.|If your case is in the sheriff court, it may go through several stages before a decision. At the end of a detailed hearing, the sheriff has several options. Find out what might happen.|If your case is in the sheriff court, it may go through several stages before a decision. At the end of a detailed hearing, the sheriff has several options. Find out what might happen.

  • Taking a summary cause action to court

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/complaints_and_court_action/raising_and_defending_actions_in_court/taking_a_summary_cause_action_to_court

    If you take someone to court using summary cause procedure, you need to filli in specific forms and follow certain rules. In housing law, summary cause procedure is used in eviction cases.|If you take someone to court using summary cause procedure, you need to filli in specific forms and follow certain rules. In housing law, summary cause procedure is used in eviction cases.|If you take someone to court using summary cause procedure, you need to filli in specific forms and follow certain rules. In housing law, summary cause procedure is used in eviction cases.

  • Judicial review

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/complaints_and_court_action/raising_and_defending_actions_in_court/judicial_review

    Judicial review is a complicated process that is only used in certain circumstances. If your case gets to this, you'll need legal advice from a solicitor. Check the what you need to know.|Judicial review is a complicated process that is only used in certain circumstances. If your case gets to this, you'll need legal advice from a solicitor. Check the what you need to know.|Judicial review is a complicated process that is only used in certain circumstances. If your case gets to this, you'll need legal advice from a solicitor. Check the what you need to know.

  • What happens during the hearing?

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/complaints_and_court_action/what_happens_at_court/what_happens_during_the_hearing

    Find out what happens when your case is in court for a detailed hearing or 'proof'. Before you go to court, make sure you know if it's a first hearing or a full, detailed hearing.|Find out what happens when your case is in court for a detailed hearing or 'proof'. Before you go to court, make sure you know if it's a first hearing or a full, detailed hearing.|Find out what happens when your case is in court for a detailed hearing or 'proof'. Before you go to court, make sure you know if it's a first hearing or a full, detailed hearing.

  • Your rights if your partner moves out

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/families_and_households/relationship_breakdown/rights_if_you_rent_your_home/your_rights_if_your_partner_moves_out

    This page explains your rights if you rent your family home and your partner moves out. This may cause problems if your partner is the tenant and your name is not on the tenancy agreement.|This page explains your rights if you rent your family home and your partner moves out. This may cause problems if your partner is the tenant and your name is not on the tenancy agreement.|This page explains your rights if you rent your family home and your partner moves out. This may cause problems if your partner is the tenant and your name is not on the tenancy agreement.|This page explains your rights if you rent your family home and your partner moves out. This may cause problems if your partner is the tenant and your name is not on the tenancy agreement.