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"Organic growth" boosts Anderson Strathern figures in latest year

Revenue up 6% and profits up 10% in 2017-18

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14 Dec 18

Amanda Millar to be Society Vice President in 2019-20

Council members choose her in two-way election

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14 Dec 18

Scottish Government consults on prisoner voting rights

Views invited on proposal to allow short term prisoners to vote

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13 Dec 18

Angiolini issues call for evidence on police complaints handling

Independent review wants to hear of real life experiences

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13 Dec 18

Holyrood EU Continuity Act provisions conflict with UK Act: Supreme Court

Justices reject general challenge but strike down several sections

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Taking on all comers

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Crowdfunding: changing the legal landscape

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Salaried but not employed

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Taking on all comers

Self-confessed market disruptor; self-styled humaniser of law firm management. We meet Glen Gilson, the entrepreneurial lawyer out to give the profession what he believes is a much needed shakeup

Crowdfunding: changing the legal landscape

Crowdfunding is an increasingly popular way for people to support causes which matter to them, and has become a critical tool enabling people to access the legal system. How does it work?

Salaried but not employed

This article, discussing the case of Morrison v Aberdein Considine on whether a salaried partner in a legal firm was an employee with rights as such, was previously published online at the link below

Interviews and the minimum criminal age

Raising the age of criminal responsibility is straightforward in itself – but what about police interviews with young people? The author has some concerns about the provisions in the new bill

Data breaches and the damage test

A class action against Google alleging a data protection breach affecting millions of iPhone users has failed for want of allegations of actual loss or damage

Steering away from breakdowns

Introducing the Lawscot Wellbeing steering group, which aims to encourage more openness around mental health issues with the ultimate goal of achieving culture change in the solicitors’ profession

IT: the great leveller

In association with Thomson Reuters: how medium-sized law firms can use legal tech to compete with the big industry players

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