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Research project puts focus on victims' interests

Exercise to examine justice experience of sexual assault survivors

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Commission seeks modernised law on ending commercial leases

Discussion paper aims for clarity while retaining flexibility

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A broader view of practice

Funding cuts

The Death of a Law Centre

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Something rotten

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A broader view of practice

With a career ranging across most sizes of firm, and years of service at the Society, incoming President Alison Atack brings wide experience to the role. She tells the Journal of the challenges ahead

The Death of a Law Centre

Renfrewshire Law Centre closed in March, after 20 years of operation, the victim of funding cuts. Its principal solicitor reflects on his time there, and the void it leaves

Something rotten

The author, an English solicitor, was once in partnership with a man who turned out to be a fraudster. He describes the experience, which forms the basis of his novel, and the lessons to be learned

Gender pay: a common cause

Are there common problems to the gender pay gap in the legal profession that can be tackled by sharing solutions, and what can the Law Society of Scotland do to help firms close the gap?

Law, an emotional process

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week (14-20 May), LawCare trails some new resources being developed to support stressed legal professionals

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