Blogs



Blog: A German court’s verdict could add a whole new definition to the term player power

Marco Rinaldi Marco Rinaldi discusses a German case in which the employment rights of a footballer ...

Published 11 May 2015

Blog: Two Tests for an Assisted Suicide Law

Robert Preston Robert Preston, of Living and Dying Well, an evidence-based think tank who are again ...

Published 7 May 2015

Blog: Because you might be innocent, your conviction must stand

James Chalmers Professor James Chalmers discusses the curious case of RR v HM Advocate  HCJAC 34 ...

Published 15 April 2015

Blog: combating cyber crime

It’s a sad fact that as technology becomes increasingly sophisticated, so do the techniques employ ...

Published 1 April 2015

Blog: Judicial review – all change in Scotland

Darina Kerr (pictured) discusses impending changes to the operation of judicial review in Scotland. ...

Published 20 March 2015

Blog: Women under-represented at senior levels despite more entering the profession

Following SLN’s news on the increasing number of women entering the legal profession Audrey Dishin ...

Published 17 March 2015

Blog: Ssssssh… What’s the Secret to Privacy?

Fiona McAllister (pictured) discusses privacy rights six months after the creation of IPSO. Six mon ...

Published 9 March 2015

ICAS responds to MIke Dailly's blog on the insolvency industry

David Menzies (pictured) responds to allegations that the insolvency profession in Scotland preys o ...

Published 5 March 2015

Blog: Digital legacy after death – estate planning in the modern age

Catherine Guthrie (pictured) discusses the need to account for digital assets when making a will. I ...

Published 25 February 2015

Blog: Insolvency – an industry that works for itself?

Mike Dailly offers the view that the insolvency industry in Scotland often preys on the misery of th ...

Published 24 February 2015

Blog: Selling votes – the future of corporate governance?

Ben Bestgen (pictured) discusses the idea of separating share-ownership and the right to vote attach ...

Published 20 February 2015

Blog: the right ingredients for success

Rona Dennison discusses brand development and protection in Scotland’s food and drink sector. Aft ...

Published 16 February 2015

Blog: Religion is not the answer for legal needs

Michael Sheridan discusses the use of the Bible as a source of law in our system. The horrific and ...

Published 12 February 2015

Blog: Land reform – a balance of interest

As consultations on land reform draw to an end Robert Scott-Dempster (pictured) discusses how any n ...

Published 10 February 2015

Blog: Woolworths – A Sigh Of Relief For Employers?

David Morgan (pictured) discusses the ECJ’s interpretation of “establishment” in respect of co ...

Published 9 February 2015