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12 May 16
Don't be overwhelmed by presenting in public.
14 May 16
"Progression in the Profession: Towards 2020" theme for full day event
Stress is the biggest single issue affecting Scotland’s young lawyers, wherever they work. That clearly emerges from research by the SYLA, whose committee now calls for a full debate on how to tackle it
Coaching could help resolve stress-inducing work situations, according to Veronica Gallagher, who talked to the Journal about her own experience and how she is willing to take time to help others
Is insurance available which covers legal firms for the adverse impact of a cyber event? The answer depends on what exactly is meant by these terms
The Scottish Legal Complaints Commission’s strategy consultation has sparked an argument over its proper role in setting standards for the profession
Behind the headlines, this year’s Budget contained some substantial tax changes. Some of the most significant for solicitors and their clients are outlined here
Government decisions, at UK and Scottish level, affect the rights of large sections of the population. But are they being effectively scrutinised, and should lawyers be concerned?
Registration requirements for care services providers can catch out those seeking to change
the legal entity through which they operate