Law Society news archive for 2016
- Posts in 2016
The Society comments on proposals to introduce a British Bill of Rights following the Queen’s Speech on Wednesday, 18 May 2016.
Voting closes tomorrow for this year’s Law Society Council elections and solicitors working in Glasgow and Fife are being encouraged to make the most of their vote.
Updated Help to Buy ISA portal for conveyancers set for launch on 23 May 2016, with resulting scheduled site maintenance meaning users won't be able to submit bonus requests on the existing site after 2pm on 20 May 2016.
The Law Society of Scotland is calling for solicitors and trainees from all areas of practice to become mentors as part of its expanding mentoring scheme.
The Society joins UK legal and financial professional bodies in anti-corruption pledge
The Society has warned that proposals to prevent children accessing online porn could be counterproductive
The Law Society’s 2016 Annual General Meeting will be be held at 5.30pm on Thursday 26 May at the Law Society of Scotland, Atria One, 144 Morrison Street, Edinburgh.
The Society is currently looking to elect a convener for the In-House Lawyers Committee and nominations are open from 4 May – 24 May 2016.
Voting is now open for the Law Society of Scotland Council elections in the constituencies of of Glasgow & Strathkelvin and Cupar, Dunfermline & Kirkcaldy.
Investigatory Powers Bill, Child Safety Online, the criminal offence of domestic abuse and more.