23 Sep 16
Advisory group calls on ministers to lead discussion on improvements
Lessee held in breach of covenant over short term lettings
HMICS to parallel Pitchford inquiry after UK Government refuses extension
22 Sep 16
Firms combine to enhance property and other services
Authorisation process to apply from 28 November
Lady Dorrian on what's next for the courts
Changing face of the courts
A guide to the new Pre-Action Protocol
Courts reform: a call to pre-action
Can a claim ever survive a fraudulent statement?
Good claims, bad lies
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She disclaims pioneering ambitions, but became the first woman appointed as one of the two senior judges in Scotland. Lady Dorrian speaks about her career and the changes she is now helping to shape
What is our “chimp”, and how does it relate to our professional lives? The topic is one of many at the Society's annual conference, dedicated to top level individual and professional performance
A brief guide to the new Personal Injury Pre-Action Protocol, which will soon be made compulsory in certain personal injury claims
An advance, without providing all the answers: a litigator’s view of the new Pre-Action Protocol
Can an insurance claim ever survive a fraudulent statement by the party alleging loss? The apparently mixed messages delivered in two recent Supreme Court decisions, explained
Far from being completely illegal under Scots law, squatting is a potential legal minefield for landowners and police alike