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RCC&W staff take on 75 mile cycle challenge in aid of charity

A team of staff from Raeburn Christie Clark & Wallace (RCC&W) embarked on a demanding 75 mil ...

Published 12 June 2018

Solicitors pension fund claim against legal firm and former partners to proceed to proof following appeal

Trustees of the Scottish Solicitors Staff Pension Fund who raised an action against a legal firm and ...

Published 11 June 2018

New bill introduces soft opt out for organ donation

Aileen Campbell Scotland would move to a soft opt out system for organ and tissue donation unde ...

Published 11 June 2018

Transport Bill 'most radical' since devolution

Humza Yousaf A proposed bill on transport will bring forward the most radical measures sin ...

Published 11 June 2018

EU's 'Robocop' proposals for copyright law in the firing line

Online memes could disappear if copyright rules proposed by the EU come to fruition, an expert has w ...

Published 11 June 2018

Keith Anderson made partner at Gilson Gray

Pictured: Keith Anderson and Rose Walker Gilson Gray has announced the promotion of Keith ...

Published 11 June 2018

Robin Craig joins McVey & Murricane as director

Pictured: Donna Carson and Robin Craig McVey & Murricane (MM) has announced the lateral app ...

Published 11 June 2018

Blog: Law clinics and pro bono publico in the internet age

Malcolm Combe Malcolm Combe, a senior lecturer at the University of Aberdeen and chair of the S ...

Published 11 June 2018

ICO fines Bible Society £100,000 after security failings put personal data at risk

Steve Eckersley The British and Foreign Bible Society has been fined £100,000 by the Info ...

Published 11 June 2018

Ken Clarke demands judicial inquiry into torture and rendition

Ken Clarke Former Justice Secretary, Ken Clarke, has called on the Prime Minister to set u ...

Published 11 June 2018

Blog: Beware of evolving cybercrime threat

Elizabeth Comerford Elizabeth Comerford discusses the strategies cybercriminals use against law ...

Published 11 June 2018

England: Majority of new judges state educated

Nearly two thirds of judges recruited last year hailed from state schools, The Times reports. In 20 ...

Published 11 June 2018

Austria: YouTube in the dock over users' copyright breaches

A court in Austria has ruled that internet giant YouTube can be held liable for copyright breaches i ...

Published 11 June 2018

Judge rejects request to refer article 50 revocation question to European Court of Justice

A request for a reference to the Court of Justice of the European Union for a ruling on the question ...

Published 8 June 2018

Report finds 70 per cent of suspects waive right to legal advice during police detention

Shelagh McCall QC A new report by JUSTICE Scotland concludes that suspects and solicitors need ...

Published 8 June 2018