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Van driver fails in appeal against parking charges for parking in private car park

A van driver who received no fewer than 22 penalty charge notices after parking his vehicle in a pri ...

Published 20 July 2018

Post-Brexit intellectual property plans should give 'reassurance' to EU trademark holders

Alan Matthew Brexit negotiators have reviewed the future of intellectual property rights, with ...

Published 20 July 2018

Justice council report reveals ongoing work from 'competition law to human trafficking'

Lord Carloway The Scottish Civil Justice Council has published its fifth annual report, which o ...

Published 19 July 2018

East central Scotland continues to defy UK housing market trends

The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) latest survey claimed properties are taking longer ...

Published 18 July 2018

Pro-Brexit campaign fined £61,000 and referred to police over electoral law breaches

The lead pro-Brexit campaign group Vote Leave has been fined £61,000 and referred to ...

Published 17 July 2018

Tumbling Lassie to star in three festivals

The Tumbling Lassie, a 17th century girl who has been adopted by a group of advocates to highlight t ...

Published 17 July 2018

Law Society of Scotland signs Brewin Dolphin as wealth management partner

Investment and financial planning firm Brewin Dolphin is to join the Law Society of Scotland’s ...

Published 17 July 2018

Sentencing Council publishes report on first guideline following consultation

Lady Dorrian The Scottish Sentencing Council has published a report following a public consulta ...

Published 16 July 2018

John McArthur: Inheritance Tax delays can cost beneficiaries dear

John McArthur John McArthur calls for an overhaul of Britain's creaking inheritance tax regime. ...

Published 13 July 2018

Digby Brown represents listeria victims in action against supermarkets

Mark Gibson Digby Brown Solicitors is representing victims of listeria poisoning, who are raisi ...

Published 12 July 2018

Audrey Ferrie: Licensed trade faces hangover following new rules

Audrey Ferrie The licensed trade in Scotland is facing an almighty hangover caused by the legal ...

Published 12 July 2018

Brodies reports eighth consecutive year of revenue growth and uptick in profits

Nick Scott Brodies reports that in its financial year to 30 April 2018 revenues grew to £ ...

Published 11 July 2018

Facebook issued record £500,000 fine over failure to safeguard user information during Brexit vote

Facebook broke the law during the Brexit referendum – by failing to safeguard people&rsqu ...

Published 11 July 2018

Matt Farrell: Break Notices in Scotland - actual receipt and terms of the notice

Matt Farrell Break notices are precarious enough, but some recent cases have suggested that the ...

Published 11 July 2018

Amy Entwistle: Community empowerment spreads its wings

Amy Entwistle Amy Entwistle explores the details of recently enacted community empowe ...

Published 9 July 2018