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From the archives - April 2000

Human rights and the children's hearing system

An assessment of which aspects of the children's hearing system might be subject to challenge under the European Convention

Guide to becoming a solicitor advocate

Some practical advice to solicitors who are considering applying for extended rights of audience

Civil law update of recent decisions

Latest civil cases, including competency; res judicata; counterclaims; pleadings; tenders; settlement; interlocutors; decrees; family actions

Interview: Karyn Watt

Karyn Watt set up a practice aiming to offer a quality commercial service for clients who might not have the budget to go to larger firms

Electronic commerce

EU roundup focuses on e-commerce; also European Court reform; employment

Some challenging questions

How the issues addressed in a risk management questionnaire from another jurisdiction have been addressed by the Society in Scotland