Our upcoming events are listed below including CPD & Training, sole practitioners networking meetings and dedicated events for students, trainees and newly qualified solicitors.

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Trainee and Newly Qualified Solicitors

The Law Society of Scotland invite trainee and newly qualified solicitors to contribute to the important discussions on the future regulation of the Scottish legal profession. Whether you agree or disagree with our stance, we really want to hear your views.

Data protection compliance seminar - accountability and governance

This half-day seminar will examine the GDPR accountability requirement and how to comply with it.

Data protection compliance seminar - managing data subject rights

This half-day seminar will consider how to manage data subject rights under GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018.

Cybersecurity and the law firm

This event will demonstrate how to identify the cyber threats to your business and ensure that you have the right policies and procedures in place to minimise them.

Dealing with inaccurate title deeds seminar

This half-day seminar will provide practical examples of inaccuracies in title deeds and their main issues, explore the options available to resolve inaccurate titles and the challenges they present, and discuss recent cases to reflect on issues of compensation.

Introduction to tax: small businesses seminar

This seminar focuses on the fundamental tax issues affecting small businesses and will help to ensure that you are fully prepared to advise your clients on these key matters.

Introduction to tax: private client seminar

This half day seminar will explore the fundamentals of tax law and outline recent changes, from Scottish income tax to changes to capital gains tax, and how to best advise your clients on these matters.

Anti-money laundering and financial crime conference 2019

This AML conference aims to ensure you are aware of the risks of money laundering and financial crime, how and why it is conducted, how to identify it and how to prevent it.

Cashroom roadshow 2019 - Edinburgh

Our Cashroom roadshow covers the key aspects of compliance, inspection and certification for all Cashroom staff.

Mentor training day 4 September 2019

Join our training day for new mentors on 4 September 2019, which is mandatory for everyone wanting to mentor on our career development or student:trainee schemes. This counts towards 6 hours of CPD.

Cashroom roadshow 2019 - Inverness

Our Cashroom roadshow covers the key aspects of compliance, inspection and certification for all Cashroom staff.

International Conference of Legal Regulators 2019

This 7th International conference of legal regulators will examine these themes and others which are similarly important in a fast-changing world. Conference will provide participants with the opportunity to share experiences and reflect on how they are dealing with these issues in their own jurisdictions.