Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

Our policy committees have had a busy month analysing and responding to proposed changes in the law to positively influence the creation of a fairer and more just society.

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

Philip Lafferty, Susan Murray and Sheila Webster have been nominated as 2023/24 president elect of the Law Society of Scotland.

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

The Scottish Civil Justice Committee’s (SCJC) consultation on rules covering the mode of attendance at court hearings is premature and without a solid evidence base to inform the proposed rules, according to our response.

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

The next introductory course for prospective solicitor advocates, run by the Society of Solicitor Advocates, will take place on Friday, 14 January via Zoom.

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

The majority of private practice firms in Scotland appear to have overcome the negative economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, our recent survey has found.

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

The number of traineeships begun in the last practice year totaled 744, a significant increase on the 434 started in the previous practice year, our latest figures show.

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

The Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service (SCTS) has provided an update on Court Guidance, for the Supreme Courts, Sheriff Courts and Justice of the Peace Courts, effective from Monday 15 November.

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

Diane McGiffen will be appointed as our new chief executive. She succeeds Lorna Jack, who will leave after 13 years at the professional body of Scottish solicitors.

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

Our policy committees have had a busy month analysing and responding to proposed changes in the law to positively influence the creation of a fairer and more just society.

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

Our President, Ken Dalling, calls for an explanation after reports of a solicitor being removed from Edinburgh Sheriff Court

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

Supporting the legal profession, technological transformation and protecting the public interest lie at the heart of the Law Society of...

Whats new for Controllers and Processors under GDPR

High profile speakers will address an in-person and online audience at a conference hosted jointly by all three UK Law Societies to examine the role of the law and lawyers in tackling climate change.