Law Society news
- in the category: Equality and diversity
Information on how to tender for our equality and diversity research, Profile of the Profession.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, we are proud to recognise the important role female solicitors have played in Scotland and further afield.
Heather McKendrick, our Head of Careers and Outreach considers the blurred distinction between 'turning a blind eye' and being complicit to an incident and looks at how Street Law encourages lively debate and independent thought.
A campaign to promote LGBT+ equality in the workplace is being launched by the Law Society of Scotland and The Glass Network today, Thursday, 18 May.
Rob Marrs, Head of Education at the Society, looks at the difficult subject of bullying and harassment in legal workplaces.
We talk to Penelope Warne, head of oil and gas at CMS
An in-house lawyer writes about an equality dilemma they faced when considering appointing a law firm to carry out work for their organisation.
A Law Society of Scotland education programme for pupils at Scottish schools in disadvantaged areas is up for a prestigious European award.
Dyslexia Awareness Week takes place from 7-12 November and this year’s theme ‘Dyslexia: did you know…?’ opens up discussions about how much organisations really understand about dyslexia, how it affects their staff and the support that’s available.
Linda Urquhart OBE WS, Chairman at Morton Fraser LLP, shares her career story.
Rob Marrs, Head of Education at the Society, discusses reasonable adjustments in recruitment and what employers need to do to meet their obligations.