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Etherton named as next Master of the Rolls

Head of Chancery Division to take over when Lord Dyson retires

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Tribute to former Society President Michael Park

Well known Aberdeen solicitor passes away at 78

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"Legal highs" no longer legal as ban comes in

Concerns remain over enforceability of new law

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25 May 16

Legal firm sponsors both Dundee professional football clubs

McEwan Fraser adds to Inverness Caledonian Thistle deal

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25 May 16

SCJC announces five member appointments

Two solicitors, one judge and two consumer representatives named

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A case for each side

EU referendum: choice for a better future

Interview

Of chance and change

Legislation

Land reform: back, and here to stay

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EU referendum: choice for a better future

Would leaving the European Union be good for our democracy, or our economy? What other factors are significant in the 23 June referendum? We invited a prominent lawyer from each side to put their case

Of chance and change

From small town origins to big firm practice, with a personal tale as well, Eilidh Wiseman brings a range of experiences – and aims – to the role of President of the Society, as she tells the Journal

Land reform: back, and here to stay

The Scottish Parliament has passed another healthy dose of legislation under the land reform umbrella, this time introducing a more top down approach, and the further strengthening of community rights

Frameworks dismantled

Two Outer House decisions together represent a new approach to assessing damages for pleural plaques in Scotland – one that abandons the framework arrangements favoured by insurers and their advisers

Charity advice: the full picture

Good charity governance goes beyond the legal requirements, and advisers should be alert to other issues with the potential to affect a charity’s reputation and finances

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