Four hires show Shoosmiths' Scottish growth intentions

Two partners and two associates join in Edinburgh and Glasgow

Scottish ministers face budget challenge over UK March date

Spending will have to be decided ahead of knowing final funding

Dentons announces expansion into Ireland

Two partners hired and rapid expansion predicted by largest law firm

Ministers to hold discussion events on jury reform

Open events will consider what should follow research findings

Proposed new consumer body given initial backing

Holyrood stage 1 report supports general principles

BTO figures show dip in latest year

Profits fall as IT investment increases

Clyde & Co offers dispute resolution agency service

Firms can outsource resolution while retaining client relationships

Lindsays predicts rise of "subject to sale" offers

Trend could be used to encourage conditional housing sale listings

Low carbon standards coming for new homes

2024 date for rules to reduce emissions

Balfour + Manson unveils new management lineup

Three partners to form senior management team

Start date for summary criminal case management pilots

Dundee, Hamilton and Paisley to test new approach

SYLA survey finds mixed views on new admission rules

Nearly half of sample opposed to court appearances after three months