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BBC journalist loses employment tribunal appeal after discussing case with reporter

A BBC journalist who raised allegations of sex discrimination, victimisation and harassment against ...

Published 25 May 2018

March house prices up 6.7 per cent on last year

Kenny Crawford The latest publication of the monthly UK House Price Index (UK HPI) shows that t ...

Published 25 May 2018

'Routine matters' to be dealt with by non-judges under new UK government legislation

New legislation will increase efficiency by ensuring the right judge is deployed to the right case, ...

Published 25 May 2018

Lindsay Bruce promoted to partner at Thompsons Solicitors

Lindsay Bruce Thompsons Solicitors has announced that Lindsay Bruce, associate in the firm's ma ...

Published 25 May 2018

New Chief Inspector of Prisons appointed

Wendy Sinclair-Gieben has been appointed the new HM Chief Inspector of Prisons for Scotland, the fir ...

Published 25 May 2018

DLA Piper represents Scottish Water in re-procurement deal

John McKinlay DLA Piper has represented publicly-owned utility Scottish Water on the re-procure ...

Published 25 May 2018

One day left for Liberty crowdfunder against UK government over Snooper’s Charter

There is just one day left to contribute to Liberty’s legal fees in its fight against the UK g ...

Published 25 May 2018

Experts to discuss arbitration agreements in Aberdeen next week

31 May 2018, 17:30 - 19:30 Two lawyers will share their experiences of using arbitration agreements ...

Published 25 May 2018

Millar & Bryce Modern Conveyancing hits the road!

Land and property search firm Millar & Bryce is set to hit the road in June with a series of Sco ...

Published 25 May 2018

England: False rape accuser jailed after Solicitor General’s referral

A woman who falsely accused four men of sexual or violent offences has been sent to prison after the ...

Published 25 May 2018

Terra Firma advocates to contribute to June CPD conference

Four members of Terra Firma Chambers will be speaking at CLT’s forthcoming “Scots Law 20 ...

Published 25 May 2018

Save the date: Scottish legal walks return this October

The Access to Justice Foundation (ATJF) invites participants to join in the 2018 sponsored Edinburgh ...

Published 25 May 2018

Scottish Legal Aid Board wins appeal against judge’s ruling to revoke grant of legal aid

The Scottish Legal Aid Board has successfully appealed against a judge’s ruling to reduce its ...

Published 24 May 2018

Scottish government seeks 100 per cent reduction in carbon emissions with new bill

Roseanna Cunningham Scotland will become one of the first countries to achieve a 100 per cent r ...

Published 24 May 2018

Debt decrees against Scottish companies rise sharply

The number of debt decrees registered against Scottish companies rose sharply during the first quart ...

Published 24 May 2018