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05 Dec 16

Scottish solicitor Ruthven Gemmell to lead Europe-wide lawyers' body

Former Society President confirmed as 2017 President of CCBE

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05 Dec 16

Government, press raise the stakes as article 50 appeal begins

Published warnings to judges not to "defy" the people

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05 Dec 16

SLAB spending standstill masks year-on-year changes

Annual report explains variations within total paid out

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05 Dec 16

Adult can be “accepted as child of family” for damages claim

Deceased's partner's adult children allowed to join action

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05 Dec 16

Property partner joins Blackadders in Glasgow

John McKie moves from DWF

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ARTICLES

An opportunity to rethink the governance of the UK

Beyond Yes and No: Britain after Brexit

Alternative financial claims by cohabitants

Timed out? Alternative financial claims by cohabitants

Experience of negotiating a large and complex deal

We need to talk about Beatrice

Popular Features

Beyond Yes and No: Britain after Brexit

The Brexit vote presents an opportunity to rethink the governance of the UK in a way that offers new responsibilities for the devolved nations, and potentially a lasting settlement for Scotland

Brexit: leaving European judicial space

What will Brexit mean for the rules on jurisdiction, and recognition and enforcement of judgments, in relation to EU member states? The relevant international instruments are surveyed

Timed out? Alternative financial claims by cohabitants

Are alternative remedies available when the short time limits for financial claims by former cohabitants are applied? This article contrasts two cases, one relating to separation, the other to death

We need to talk about Beatrice

An in-house lawyer shares her experience of negotiating a large and complex renewables deal, and what she learned from the process

Global players

Leading Scottish firms, as well as the Law Society of Scotland, were represented at this year’s IBA annual conference – an event for anyone keen to build an international presence in the legal world

Digital: the dark side

Cybersecurity is a pressing concern for solicitors. But there is much ignorance of the actual risks, never mind the precautions to take. Some key messages from the Technology and Cybercrime Conference

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