Julie Hamilton: Spotlight on mediation

Julie Hamilton considers the role of mediation in commercial litigation and whether the flexibility it offers may be the route to avoiding, or at least limiting, the disputes that get to court.

Published 12 November 2019

Serco lock-change evictions ruling due tomorrow

A decision in the case brought against the lock-change evictions of asylum seekers in Glasgow carried out by Serco will be handed down tomorrow.

Published 12 November 2019

Aberdeen house price gloom returns after flicker of hope

House prices in Aberdeen have dropped by 4.7 per cent since last year, according to a new report.

Published 12 November 2019

Most law firms exposed to threats from cybercriminals

Almost all of the UK's top 200 law firms have been exposed to threats from cybercriminals, new research shows.

Published 12 November 2019

Scottish Arbitration Centre holds annual training day

The Scottish Arbitration Centre held its annual arbitrator training day in Edinburgh on 7 November.

Published 12 November 2019

Mike Dailly joins Evening Times as a columnist

Glasgow lawyer Mike Dailly has joined the Evening Times as a columnist.

Published 12 November 2019

Ferris trial highlighted in Scandals that Shocked Scotland series

The longest running and most costly trial in Scottish legal history is the subject of the first episode of a new BBC series re-examining high-profile public scandals.

Published 12 November 2019

Thorntons becomes accredited Living Wage Employer

Thorntons has become an accredited Living Wage Employer through Living Wage Scotland this week.

Published 12 November 2019

England: Case for recognition of Sikhs as ethnic group reaches High Court

A case in which lawyers are seeking recognition of Sikhs as an ethnic group has reached the High Court.

Published 12 November 2019

Digby Brown raises record-breaking £83,000 for Spinal Injuries Scotland

Digby Brown has announced that a record-breaking £83,000 was raised for Spinal Injuries Scotland (SIS) at the firm’s annual Winter Dinner Dance.

Published 12 November 2019