Three appointed to shrieval bench

Colm Dempsey, Kevin McCallum and Nicola Patrick become sheriffs

Solicitor advocate Neil Hay joins Levy & McRae

Criminal defence partner and two colleagues move from MTM

CMS enters pro bono business education student deal

Partnership will help Young Enterprise Scotland expand programmes

Report calls for virtual summary domestic abuse courts

Lord Justice General and Victim Support back review proposals

Disability Law Centre criticises BBC’s The Apprentice

Solicitor hits out at show’s view of disabled people

Government confirms no more delay to new fire alarm law

Minister claims no insurance threat, or penalties for non-compliance

Proposed bill would allow removal of absent MSPs

Consultation running on law to add grounds and processes for removal

Peers seek better partnership with devolved governments

Constitution Committee report calls for greater mutual respect

November house prices continue strong upward trend

Latest official figures show year-on-year rises in all Scottish areas

Court upholds asylum seekers' right to child tax credit

Claim including prior period survived introduction of universal credit

Commission launches tenement owner association project

Minister refers plan for compulsory associations to law reform body

SLCC goes to court again to secure file

Firm incurs costs by ignoring request and reminder