Privacy campaigner Max Schrems takes on streaming services over GDPR 'violations'

Austrian privacy campaigner Max Schrems has lodged complaints against eight online streaming services in relation to alleged "structural violations" of the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Published 22 January 2019

Police failing identified in handling of call for missing man who later died

A report by the Police Investigations & Review Commissioner (PIRC) has found that Police Scotland failed to record a report for concern for a 25-year-old vulnerable man who went missing and was later found dead.

Published 22 January 2019

Pinsent Masons named Stonewall's most LGBT-inclusive employer 2019

Pinsent Masons has been named the most inclusive employer in the UK by lesbian, gay, bi and trans equality charity Stonewall in its Top 100 Employers list for 2019.

Published 22 January 2019

Dundee law students prepare for Telders International Law Moot Competition

Final year Dundee University law students Asa Jordan, Evana Ferguson, Daniel Breerton and David Durie have been selected to represent Team Scotland in this year’s Telders International Law Moot Court Competition.

Published 22 January 2019

Brenda Mitchell: Judgment in motorcycle case 'careful and well thought out'

Brenda Mitchell analyses a recent case in which the sheriff found in favour of an injured motorcyclist.

Published 22 January 2019

Intellectual property practice Marks & Clerk recognised as top patent filer

Marks & Clerk has been named the top filer of Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) applications in the EU, according to figures released by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine.

Published 22 January 2019

Counsel starring with stars at Burns Suppers

A senior member of the Faculty of Advocates will be joining a television star as leading characters at a Burns Supper.

Published 22 January 2019

Aldi matching international law firms on graduate starting salaries

Budget supermarket chain Aldi is offering graduates a comparable starting salary to some of the biggest international law firms, research shows.

Published 22 January 2019

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to appear in new Lego film

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is to appear on film – in the new Lego movie.

Published 22 January 2019

And finally... breaking bad

A long-dead anti-Nazi resistance leader struck a blow for freedom when his statue toppled onto a fascist vandal who was trying to destroy the monument and broke his leg.

Published 22 January 2019