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SYLA survey seeks reasons for legal brain drain

The Scottish Young Lawyers' Association (SYLA) is calling on practitioners to respond to a ...

Published 19 July 2018

Family of asbestos victim awarded £360,000 damages 

The family of an office worker who died from a cancer caused by exposure to asbestos are to be award ...

Published 13 July 2018

Lewis Richardson: No defence, simple?

Lewis Richardson Lewis Richardson discusses a recent decision from the Sheriff Appeal Court in ...

Published 13 July 2018

Digby Brown supports spinal injuries Scotland activities day

  Digby Brown has supported charity Spinal Injuries Scotland's (SIS) annual BBQ and act ...

Published 5 July 2018

Kevin Henry joins Compass Chambers

Kevin Henry Compass Chambers has announced that Kevin Henry has become its newest member after ...

Published 29 June 2018

Hastie Stable welcomes Ann MacNeill

Ann MacNeill Ann MacNeill called to the bar today, joining Hastie Stable. Prior to turning to ...

Published 29 June 2018

Hillsborough disaster: David Duckenfeld to go on trial for manslaughter

The police officer in command during the Hillsborough disaster in 1989 is to face trial for manslaug ...

Published 29 June 2018

Early Bird offer now open at October’s Scots Law 2018

CLT Scotland, in association with the University of Strathclyde, has launched the next event in the ...

Published 27 June 2018

Domestic abuser wins appeal over lack of corroboration of ‘course of conduct’ assault charge

A man found guilty of a single charge of assault comprising eight separate incidents in a “cou ...

Published 26 June 2018

Crown loses appeal against ‘unduly lenient’ sentence for historical child sex offences

A man who was jailed for four years having been found guilty of historical child sex offences commit ...

Published 25 June 2018

Historical child sex abuse victims awarded £200,000 damages

A man who was found guilty of sexually abusing his step-daughter and her cousin over a number of yea ...

Published 21 June 2018

Seminar: Periodical payment order or lump it?

The Scottish courts are to be given powers to impose periodical payment orders. Alteration to the m ...

Published 20 June 2018

No cap on Thorntons' fundraising for Action for Brain Injury

Pictured: Headway Tayside Chairman with Thorntons representativeand Ron, Robin and George who ha ...

Published 19 June 2018

Damages Bill introduced at Holyrood

Annabelle Ewing Legislation intended to create a "clearer, fairer and more credible way" of set ...

Published 15 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