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18 Aug 17

Party can appeal failure to impose contempt penalty, judges rule

"Continuing locus" to bring matter to attention of appeal court

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17 Aug 17

Judges welcome Civil Litigation Costs Bill, subject to comments

Response focuses on auditor's remuneration and group proceedings

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17 Aug 17

Public Guardian acts to calm power of attorney worries

Statement follows broadcast remarks by Court of Protection judge

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17 Aug 17

Revised "named persons" bill still needs improvement, Faculty believes

Information sharing measure does not fully address Supreme Court comments

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16 Aug 17

Sheriff refuses trustee reappointment as only professionals would benefit

Multiplepoinding held a better way to settle right to new funds

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European Union Bill

Playing for high stakes

Gathering of Evidence

Lawyers at bay

Efficient Business

The Power of Numbers

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Playing for high stakes

Fundamental constitutional issues are raised in the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill. The Journal offers an introduction to its key provisions, and some of the main issues highlighted by analysts

Lawyers at bay

The High Court has issued directions on taking the evidence of a vulnerable witness, with a view to ending traditional examination and cross-examination. What does it mean for trial practice?

The Power of Numbers

Solicitors are not always at home with figures, but there are ways to use them to understand what works in bringing business to your practice – and working better

Keeping regulators right

Can a professional regulator correct a decision in circumstances where the basis for that decision has been held to be wrong in law? In Law Society of Scotland v SLCC the Inner House provided guidance

Public benefit

“For the greater good” was the motivation of many lawyers choosing the profession. Now the Society’s annual conference seeks to re-energise that desire, with that theme running through the day

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