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Women launch human rights challenge over ineligibility to inherit Lords seats

Paul Hardy Five women who are the daughters of hereditary peers are taking the UK to the E ...

Published 18 July 2018

Katherine Gibson: What we can learn from infamous data breaches

Katherine Gibson Katherine Gibson, who recently spoke at a GDPR Summit in London, explains ...

Published 17 July 2018

Tram inquiry hears Andrew Fitchie's testimony unreliable because he was jet-lagged

A witness who gave evidence to the Edinburgh tram inquiry has said his testimony cannot be relied up ...

Published 25 June 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

England: Government to crack down on 'no-platforming' and 'safe spaces' on university campuses

Sam Gyimah The UK government has announced plans to crack down "no-platforming" and "safe spaces" o ...

Published 3 May 2018

Clyde & Co announces retirement of Peter Anderson

Peter Anderson Clyde & Co has announced the retirement of Peter Anderson, a partner in the ...

Published 9 April 2018

DLA Piper marks International Women's Day with diversity event

Kate Hodgkiss DLA Piper Scotland is marking International Women’s Day on Thursday 8th March by br ...

Published 1 March 2018

Legal experts publish GDPR-ready processor terms

The International Regulatory Strategy Group, in conjunction with Clifford Chance and DLA Piper, has ...

Published 15 February 2018

Blog: CaseCrunch v Lawyers NOT Deep Blue v Kasparov

Brian Inkster Brian Inkster writes on a legal battle between lawyers and AI. CaseCrunch is a lega ...

Published 2 November 2017

Frank Doran

Frank Doran Former Dundee solicitor and Labour MP for Aberdeen Frank Doran has passed away at the a ...

Published 31 October 2017

Turcan Connell Charity Hockey Tournament raises £7,000 for CCLASP

On Friday 15 September, Turcan Connell hosted its second inter-firm hockey tournament, this time ...

Published 11 October 2017

Book now! SLN readers save 10% on places at major law and technology conference

Whether we are early adopters or less than willing converts, technological advancement will doubtles ...

Published 2 October 2017

Kennedys boosts Scottish presence with arrival of liability partner

Kennedys has boosted its presence in Scotland with the hire of partner Peter Demick from Brodies. P ...

Published 25 September 2017

DWF announces Sir Nigel Knowles as new chairman

Sir Nigel Knowles DWF has announced Sir Nigel Knowles (pictured) as its new chairman, effective 1 ...

Published 7 September 2017

DLA Piper Scotland advises on hotel group purchase

Steve Edgecombe DLA Piper has advised Leonardo Hotels on the acquisition of the five-strong Portlan ...

Published 17 August 2017