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GDPR – Changes to consent and what they mean

Domhnall Dods, regulatory solicitor and GDPR expert at Towerhouse and member of the Law Society’s Privacy Law Committee, explains the changes to rules around consent in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Law Society staff raise over £8,000 for the Stroke Association

Law Society of Scotland staff have raised a total of £8,307 for the Stroke Association in a huge range of fundraising activity including walking the West Highland Way, running the Edinburgh marathon relay, a table tennis tournament, pub quiz, raffles and bake sales.

Law Society of Scotland appoints new executive director to boost member services

Paul Mosson has a strong background in delivering member services within the legal sector having worked with the Bar Council of England and Wales for nine years

Scottish pupils to debate removing monuments to controversial figures

Pupils from schools across Scotland are preparing to take to the floor in the opening rounds of the Donald Dewar Memorial Debating tournament.

Upcoming Events

GDPR - key issues for in-house lawyers

This event will focus on the changes to data protection law across Europe and the consequent impact on your organisation.

Practical ethics for in-house lawyers

This seminar will address the day to day ethical issues in-house counsel face, and provide a practical approach to spotting, avoiding, and dealing with them as you go.