Lawyers want to keep court dress, SYLA survey finds

"Uniform" helps mark them out for members of the public

Abuse survivor advance payment age threshold lowered

Those 68 or over and terminally ill can now claim

Criminal business rises in latest quarter, figures show

Cases registered rise by7% and trials scheduled by 6%

Female Genital Mutilation Bill wins initial backing

Holyrood committee supports general principles at stage 1

Remedy may vary on reducing insolvent sale: Supreme Court

Court can consider whether good faith purchaser should be protected

Law At Work acquired by UK compliance group

Marlow plc buys employment specialist for £6.3m

Defamation reform bill introduced to Holyrood

Scottish Law Commission recommendations set to become law

Faculty voices concerns over videoed victim statements

Risk of including matter not the subject of charges

Police watchdog inspector to be chief prosecution monitor

Laura Paton appointed HM Chief Inspector of Prosecution in Scotland

Former RBS debt expert joins Aberdein Considine

Colin Soulsby takes up relationship management role

Justice Committee voices prisons budget concerns

Report highlights severe pressures on system

BTO makes construction disputes partner hire

Fraser Hopkins joins from Pinsent Masons