'Natasha's Law' to help save lives of allergy sufferers

A new law will require food businesses to include full ingredients labelling on pre-packaged foods following the death of teenager Natasha Ednan-Laperouse in 2016.

Published 26 June 2019

DWF appointed to legal services framework for seven local authorities

DWF has secured an appointment to the legal services framework for seven local authorities across the north of Scotland.

Published 26 June 2019

John Kerr

John Neilson Kerr LLB, Writer to the Signet. Born 23 September 1956 in Edinburgh. Died 17 March 2019 in Edinburgh, aged 62

Published 26 June 2019

Blackadders appointed legal adviser to Agricultural Mortgage Corporation Plc

Blackadders LLP has been appointed as legal adviser to AMC (the Agricultural Mortgage Corporation Plc) in Scotland.

Published 26 June 2019

Dundee Law 1865-1967

Dundee Law 1865-1967: the development of a law school in a time of change by Robin M White, Honorary Research Fellow, University of Dundee

Published 26 June 2019

Andrea Martin: Can social media firms really regulate themselves?

Andrea Martin comments on social media regulation in the wake of a harrowing case in Ireland which saw two 14-year-old boys become the youngest convicted murderers in the history of the country after being found guilty of the murder of 14-year-old Ana Kriegel.

Published 26 June 2019

England: Man died after being held in cell on 'hottest day of the year'

A healthy man died after he was held in a court cell on one of the hottest days of the year, an inquest jury has heard.

Published 26 June 2019

Aberdein Considine and SEMLA to give aspiring lawyers insight into private practice

Aberdein Considine and they Scottish Ethnic Minorities Lawyers' Association (SEMLA) are hosting an event which is designed to provide aspiring lawyers with an insight into private practice as part of a drive towards encouraging more individuals from ethnic minority backgrounds to consider a career in the private sector of the Scottish legal system.

Published 26 June 2019

Northern Ireland: Law firm ordered to pay woman more than £250,000 in equal pay case

A law firm has been ordered to pay more than £250,000 to a solicitor who was paid less than her male colleagues.

Published 26 June 2019

Yvonne Evans to raise money for Lawscot Foundation

A Dundee University law lecturer is running a 5k to raise money for a foundation that supports aspiring lawyers.

Published 26 June 2019