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Raj Jandoo

Former advocate and part-time sheriff Raj Jandoo has passed away at the age of 61, the Daily Record ...

Published 20 August 2018

Ian Mitchell join Lindsays corporate team in Glasgow

Ian Mitchell Ian Mitchell has joined Lindsays as a partner in the corporate team based in Glasg ...

Published 20 August 2018

Gillian Rushbury: Defending the defendants

Gillian Rushbury A recent Supreme Court ruling in an English case offers highly persuasive guid ...

Published 20 August 2018

Scott Clair: Non-vested contingent interest clarified

Scott Clair Scott Clair comments on a recent Sheriff Appeal Court case that found the scope of ...

Published 20 August 2018

Human rights watchdog warns UK government in breach of human rights over Grenfell cladding

The UK government is in breach of the European Convention on Human Rights by failing to address the ...

Published 20 August 2018

University of Strathclyde launches housing mediation project

Carolyn Hirst A new "Housing Mediation" project to be led by Carolyn Hirst has been l ...

Published 20 August 2018

England: Ministry of Justice takes over G4S-run private prison in 'appalling state'

The Ministry of Justice has taken over the running of HMP Birmingham&nbsp ...

Published 20 August 2018

Our Legal Heritage: The whipping stone

Aberdeen's whipping stone. Credit: Google Street View The "whipping stone", which marks the sit ...

Published 20 August 2018

And finally... pear shaped

High demand for avocados, which are soaring in price, has fuelled a crime wave across New Zealand. ...

Published 20 August 2018

Family awarded damages from ‘negligent’ doctor after fatal heart attack

The family of a man who died from a heart attack after his GP failed to diagnose his health problems ...

Published 17 August 2018

Fraud losses in Scotland down by £2m on same period last year

Ken Milliken Businesses in Scotland suffered losses of £1.8 million in the first half of ...

Published 17 August 2018

Charles Livingstone: Financial services legislation under the EU (Withdrawal) Act – safely onshored?

Charles Livingstone As negotiations between the EU and the UK continue after the publication of ...

Published 17 August 2018

Russian authorities launch probe into tax fraud involving Scottish Limited Partnership

Authorities in Russia have launched a probe into export tax fraud involving Scottish Limited Partner ...

Published 17 August 2018

Advertorial: Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow's award-winning CPD programme starts next month

The Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow’s award-winning CPD programme starts again on 6 Se ...

Published 17 August 2018

England: Record low number of prosecutions while crime reports up

A record low number of people were prosecuted or issued an out-of-court disposal in England and Wale ...

Published 17 August 2018