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Rupa Mooker joins Law Society's Equality and Diversity Committee

Rupa Mooker Rupa Mooker, director of HR at MacRoberts, has been appointed to the Law Society of ...

Published 14 June 2018

New resource highlights impact of European Convention on Human Rights

Thorbjørn Jagland The Council of Europe has launched a new interactive website highlight ...

Published 14 June 2018

In pictures

The WS Corporate Law Conference kicked off this morning with insight from Graeme Colquhoun, h ...

Published 14 June 2018

Carl Bayley to explore tax planning for buy-to-let landlords at ETN seminar

Carl Bayley The Edinburgh Tax Network, in conjunction with Terra Firma Chambers, will present a ...

Published 14 June 2018

England: Attorney General says new CPS head must fix disclosure system

Jeremy Wright QC The Crown Prosecution Service's "appalling" failings have been a blight on Eng ...

Published 14 June 2018

Exhibition shows artistic beauty emerged from Scott-Turner union

An exhibition charting the dynamic and creative relationship between Sir Walter Scott and the artist ...

Published 14 June 2018

US: Federal judge rejects government's motion to dismiss case brought by man on its 'kill list'

A federal judge has rejected the US government's motion to dismiss a case brought by a US citizen ch ...

Published 14 June 2018

Tenant farmers’ compensation appeal over human rights breach dismissed

Tenant farmers who challenged a judge’s decision over the calculation of compensation payable ...

Published 13 June 2018

UK government 'tore up constitutional rulebook' with EU Withdrawal Bill debate

The UK government "tore up the constitutional rulebook" yesterday after it won a vote to limit debat ...

Published 13 June 2018

Man's 'worker' status recognised as Pimlico Plumbers fails in Supreme Court appeal

A plumbing business has had its appeal against a decision of an employment tribunal unanimously dism ...

Published 13 June 2018

Bill enabling pre-recording of evidence introduced to Holyrood

Michael Matheson Legislation to enable the greater use of pre-recording of evidence by child an ...

Published 13 June 2018

BTO appoints partners in Glasgow and Edinburgh

Pictured: Lynn Melville and Ross Brown BTO Solicitors LLP has announced changes to its senior t ...

Published 13 June 2018

Associate and senior solicitor promotions at Digby Brown

Pictured (L-R): Hollie Dilasser, Richard Pitts and Amy Alexander Digby Brown Solicitors has ...

Published 13 June 2018

Tony McGlennan to join Addleshaw Goddard later this year

Tony McGlennan SFA compliance officer Tony McGlennan will join Addleshaw Goddard in Edinbu ...

Published 13 June 2018

Murderer's sentence first to account for statutory aggravation for abusive behaviour

A man imprisoned for murdering his partner is the first whose sentence takes account of the sta ...

Published 13 June 2018