Convener: Nick Taylor

Secretary: Samantha Hollywood (samanthahollywood@lawscot.org.uk)

Aims & functions of the committee

  • to consider and develop proposals to amend certain regulatory requirements, in accordance with the Society’s obligations to promote the regulatory objectives and aim to adopt best regulatory practice;
  • to approve the issue and amendment of Guidance in relation to certain practice rules and areas of legal work;
  • to consider and determine applications for waiver of certain practice rule requirements, including, for example, specific requirements of the rules on conflict of interest.
Members

Nick Taylor (Convener)
David Syme
Erin Scott*
Graham Weatherston
Paul Walker*
Sharon Connolly*
Stuart Kelly
Uzma Aslam*
Samantha Hollywood (Secretary)