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Struck-off solicitor Cameron Fyfe launches claims company

Cameron Fyfe Cameron Fyfe, who was struck off the roll of solicitors in September 2016 for breaches ...

Published 9 February 2018

Lucy Thornton takes the reins at Scottish Young Lawyers' Association

Lucy Thornton The Scottish Young Lawyers’ Association (SYLA) has announced a new committee for th ...

Published 5 December 2017

Footballers found to have raped woman in civil action lose appeal against ruling

Two professional footballers who were found to have raped a woman after a judge ruled she was “inc ...

Published 29 November 2017

Blog: Abolish the time-bar for abuse victims over 18

Mike Kemp Mike Kemp explains his views on why the time-bar should be removed for abuse victims over ...

Published 31 October 2017

Date set for Goodwillie appeal

A former footballer found to be a rapist in a civil case will appeal the ruling in November. David ...

Published 21 July 2017

Laura Meldrum re-elected SYLA president

Laura Meldrum, an employment solicitor at Anderson Strathern LLP, has been re-elected president of t ...

Published 2 June 2017

Letter to the editor

In the wake of yesterday’s article on child tax credit legislation we are pleased to publish the ...

Published 20 April 2017

Opinion: Victims and justice

Dr Stuart Waiton Dr Stuart Waiton, a senior lecturer in criminology at Abertay University, gives hi ...

Published 18 April 2017

Goodwillie to appeal rape judgment

A former footballer found to be a rapist in a civil case is to appeal. The legal team of David Goo ...

Published 6 February 2017

QC cautions against 'irresponsible' comments in wake of Goodwillie

Brian McConnachie QC Following a judgment this week which saw a woman awarded £100,000 after Lord ...

Published 19 January 2017

Woman awarded £100,000 damages in rape claim against footballers who never faced criminal trial

A woman who alleged that she was raped by two professional footballers on the basis that she was inc ...

Published 17 January 2017