Blogs



Blog: Is it time for ‘knock-for-knock’ to be knocked out?

Laura Petrie The face of UKCS contracting is changing, and rapidly so with the introduction of ...

Published 17 May 2018

Family law specialists address European Parliament on implications of Brexit

Rachael Kelsey Four panellists from the Brexit and Family Law Group were invited to s ...

Published 17 May 2018

Blog: Glendoe Tunnel – the collapse of reasonable skill and care?

Rebecca Barrass Rebecca Barrass looks at the litigation surrounding the Glendoe Hydro-Electric ...

Published 16 May 2018

Blog: Legal parenthood by any means a complex issue

Amanda Masson Amanda Masson, partner in the family law team at Harper Macleod, writes on a firs ...

Published 14 May 2018

Blog: New contracts for GPs rolled out

Andy Drane Andy Drane, partner at Davidson Chalmers, writes on new arrangements affect GPs and ...

Published 11 May 2018

Our Legal Heritage: Maclean's Speech from the Dock

In the second of our new occasional series, Connor Beaton looks at John Maclean's famous speech from ...

Published 11 May 2018

Blog: New legislation represents fundamental change for civil litigation

Garry Ferguson Garry Ferguson, member of the Forum of Insurance Lawyers committee and partner a ...

Published 9 May 2018

Blog: Call for 'rights for grandparents' law

Denise Laverty Denise Laverty, associate solicitor and accredited family law specialist at BTO ...

Published 9 May 2018

Blog: CVAs and what it means for landlords

Addi Speirs Addi Speirs, partner in Addleshaw Goddard’s restructuring team, writes on the ...

Published 8 May 2018

Blog: Computer evidence in the Sheriff Court

Michael Upton Michael Upton, advocate at The Hastie Stable, writes on computer evidence in the ...

Published 8 May 2018

Blog: Civil Litigation Bill – better access to justice?

Caroline Kelly (pictured), partner and solicitor advocate at Thorntons, writes on the new legislatio ...

Published 4 May 2018

Blog: Can courts improve how they communicate with jurors in criminal trials?

This week saw the publication of an evidence review, commissioned by the Scottish government, into m ...

Published 1 May 2018

Blog: A return to first principles in prescription reform is fair to consumers

Mike Dailly Govan Law Centre (GLC) has argued that the Scottish government's reform of the law of ...

Published 25 April 2018

Blog: Changes to guardianship in Scotland

Laura McDowall Laura McDowall looks ahead to proposed reforms to the rules of guardianship in Sco ...

Published 24 April 2018

Blog: Sanction for counsel clarified

Carly Forrest (left) and Katie Anderson Carly Forrest and Katie Anderson explain the implications ...

Published 24 April 2018