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22 Aug 19
Back to back, half day seminars on accountability; data subject rights
03 Sep 19
Our Cashroom roadshow will be in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Ayr, Perth and Aberdeen this Autumn. It will covers the key aspects of compliance, inspection and certification for all Cashroom staff.
To mark the 70 years since 1949, we asked a solicitor from each decade to describe the challenges they faced in qualifying, the changes they have seen and what advice they have for those starting now
The Society takes pride in its 70-year history, but how fit is it now to face the challenges to come? The Journal put some of the issues to chief executive Lorna Jack
With the profession facing constant change, how does life compare for families with next generation solicitors? A father and son, and a mother and daughter, share their impressions
Another significant anniversary this year is the Scottish Parliament’s 20th, and the Society attracted some big name speakers to a conference to mark the occasion. We report on the key messages
How will IT shape the future of the profession? Four contributions offer some predictions, while also advising us to make the most of what we already have
Columnist Ash tells the Journal how she came into helping people with their work-related personal issues, and suggests what employers – and the Society – could do to foster a better office culture
Many Scottish solicitors have made their homes and careers in other countries. Five of them tell how it happened, and why they still value their Society membership