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12 Apr 15
Glasgow hosts lawyers from across the Commonwealth at the 19th biennial event
15 Apr 15
Faculty of Advocates and RSA Fellows' MCICH network joint event
Commercial property lawyer Caroline Drummond, new commissioner at the Scottish Law Commission, tells the Journal about the challenges that await her and the reasons she wanted the role
The authors explore the approach of the Scottish Government’s consultation, based on the Taylor report, in seeking to increase funding options for litigating clients
Courts in England & Wales recognise the benefits of witness familiarisation – as opposed to coaching – in advance of a trial. Should the practice be recognised in Scotland?
How do you cross-examine a witness who knows far more than you about the subject in question? This article suggests some possible lines of attack
Financial planners highlight features of the pension reforms that increase the need for solicitors to ensure they are properly advised over their own pension arrangements, as well as their clients'
What difference has external investment made so far to English law firms, and does it affect the Scottish market?