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24 Sep 18
This conference will update you on all the latest guidance and thinking on key aspects of mental health law.
26 Sep 18
Scottish Young Lawyers' Association careers event
Lady Hale, President of the UK Supreme Court and keynote speaker at the Society's annual conference, discusses the theme of her address – and some of the issues arising from the court's recent cases
What are the latest trends for profits, and margins? The Society reports on the findings from this year's Financial Benchmarking survey
Your personal safety can be on the line in your professional work. We report on the levels of violent or threatening behaviour revealed by the 2018 Journal employment survey
The Society’s Insurance Committee convener tells the Journal how it is more proactively looking for ways to cut the level of claims – and why that should benefit, as well as ask more of solicitors
Glasgow Solicitors Property Centre has gone into liquidation. Why did it happen, and what is the future for SPCs? A solicitor director offers a personal view
The author considers ABC v Principal Reporter, which raised a difficult question concerning whether a sibling can be a “relevant person” for the purposes of appearing at a children’s hearing