Law Society news archive for 2020
- Posts in 2020
Scotland’s legal tech sector is set to benefit from support from the Information Commissioner Office in developing innovative solutions to ensure GDPR compliance.
For International Women's Day 2020, we asked some of our members to tell us about the women in law who have inspired them during their career.
Members of the Scottish legal community are invited to face the future and have their pictures taken as part of a global photography project showcasing the future of women in law. The photo shoot will be held between 11am and 3pm on Friday 6 March at the Law Society of Scotland’s Edinburgh office in the run up to International Women’s Day .
Annual competition for risk management bright ideas commences
Scotland's Lord President will head up the panel of judges for the LexFactor battle of the bands on 12 March.
New procedural rules are to apply in the Court of Session and must be followed in certain personal injury actions with effect from 1 March 2020.
Top musical talent from across Scotland’s legal profession have signed up to take part in the first LexFactor battle of the bands to support the Lawscot Foundation.
The legal sector’s provision of Trust or Company services has been identified as an inherently high risk area of business and as such, the area of focus for our first thematic review - the results of which have now been published.
Planning on starting the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice in 2020? Take a tour of our virtual diploma fair to check out what's on offer from the six Scottish providers to consider all of your options.
Teams through to the semi-final of our national schools' debating tournament.
Legal technology expert Steve Dalgleish has been awarded Accredited Legal Technologist status by the Law Society.
We have launched a survey to understand more about the career aspirations of current law students and solicitors of the future. Whether you hope to become a solicitor or not, we would like to hear from all final year law students, to understand more about your career choices.