John McArthur: Inheritance Tax delays can cost beneficiaries dear

John McArthur John McArthur calls for an overhaul of Britain's creaking inheritance tax regime. ...

Published 13 July 2018

Lewis Richardson: No defence, simple?

Lewis Richardson Lewis Richardson discusses a recent decision from the Sheriff Appeal Court in ...

Published 13 July 2018

Suspension of part-time sheriff Peter Watson lifted

Following the extrajudicial settlement of the Heather Capital action in which part-time sheriff Pete ...

Published 13 July 2018

England: Government reinstates legal aid for vulnerable migrant children

Lucy Frazer The UK government has reinstated legal aid for unaccompanied and separate ...

Published 13 July 2018

Spain: Truth commission to investigate Franco regime's crimes against humanity

Francisco Franco Spain's new government has announced it will launch a truth commission to inve ...

Published 13 July 2018

Radio drama recounts Joseph Knight trial

A play based on the story of a runaway slave and the road to abolition of the practice in Britain ha ...

Published 13 July 2018

US: Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $4.7bn over talc link to ovarian cancer

Multinational company Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay a record $4.7 billion ...

Published 13 July 2018

Our Legal Heritage: Dunkeld jail

In the latest of our occasional series, Graham Ogilvy discovers a curious legal relic in Dunkel ...

Published 13 July 2018

Film Review — In the Fade

Following the conclusion earlier this week of the five-year-long National Socialist Underground (N ...

Published 13 July 2018

Digby Brown represents listeria victims in action against supermarkets

Mark Gibson Digby Brown Solicitors is representing victims of listeria poisoning, who are raisi ...

Published 12 July 2018