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Paul Gambaccini wins payout from CPS over abandoned sex abuse investigation

British broadcaster Paul Gambaccini has reached a confidential settlement with the  ...

Published 5 November 2018

Terra Firma Chambers’ 9th Annual Local Government Conference

Terra Firma Chambers will host its 9th Annual Local Government Conference on Wednesday 28th November ...

Published 5 November 2018

And finally... devil in the detail

Netflix is facing a lawsuit from The Satanic Temple over its alleged use of a copyrighted design of ...

Published 5 November 2018

Sheriff Appeal Court allows homeowners’ action for reduction and damages against sellers over ‘misrepresentation’ to proceed to proof

A couple who are suing the former owners of their home for damages over an alleged misrepresentation ...

Published 2 November 2018

Consultation launched seeking views on removal of 'reasonable chastisement' defence from Scots law

Holyrood’s Equalities and Human Rights Committee is launching a call for views on proposed cha ...

Published 2 November 2018

Blog: Trustee decision on distribution a done deed

This week the Supreme Court handed down a judgement in the case of Dooneen v Mond, upholding the j ...

Published 2 November 2018

Trio of appointments at Shoosmiths in Edinburgh

The Edinburgh office of Shoosmiths has announced three new appointments within its real estate, li ...

Published 2 November 2018

Stellar results for Axiom Advocates in Chambers guide 2018

Axiom Advocates is delighted to announce another outstanding set of rankings in the Chambers UK ...

Published 2 November 2018

Top ranking for Compass in Chambers Directory

Compass Chambers is delighted that Chambers and Partners has ranked the stable Band 1 in its core ar ...

Published 2 November 2018

Further praise for Arnot Manderson in Chambers and Partners rankings

Arnot Manderson Advocates is delighted to report the remarkable achievement of thirty-three individu ...

Published 2 November 2018

Iain Young: Support Scotland’s Mittelstand or kiss goodbye to faster GDP growth

Iain Young points to the German Mittelstand as a model Scottish business would do well to emulate. ...

Published 2 November 2018

Andrew Mackenzie coordinates IBA international study into ombudsman services

Andrew Mackenzie, chief executive of the Scottish Arbitration Centre, has instructed and coordinat ...

Published 2 November 2018

In pictures... Top prize for student law clinic at Herald Society Awards

Strathclyde University Law Clinic was recognised at this year's Herald Society Awards, which  ...

Published 2 November 2018

Faculty Christmas collection in aid of family support charity opens

The Faculty of Advocates is following its Christmas tradition this year of making a difference for v ...

Published 2 November 2018

England: Law Commission calls for law reform to deal with online abuse

Reforms to the law are required to protect victims from online and social media-based abuse, accor ...

Published 2 November 2018