Land Court and Lands Tribunal to merge

Expanded Land Court expected to offer more streamlined service

Twelve bills announced in new Programme for Government

Society criticises lack of urgency in reforming legal aid

Tribunals conference considers post-pandemic future

Speakers praise COVID response and explore flexible models

Draft rules direct remote civil court hearings for most

SCJC consults on default position after the COVID emergency measures

Scope of new consumer duty goes out to views

Ministers consult on which bodies will have to consider impact on consumers

Extra trial courts sitting to tackle COVID backlogs

Additional solemn venues and summary courts provided under SCTS programme

Lockdown raised separated parent woes, charity reports

Shared Parenting Scotland had busiest year in 2020-21

Solicitors urged to highlight Remember A Charity Week

Campaign to promote charitable legacies as figures show 1m gifts in decade

MSP launches bid for legal right to food

Move aims to stop hunger in Scotland

Public input sought on Scottish Framework for Tax

Ministers consult on guide rules for policy making

Civil Online for simple procedure stays until March

Court passes six month extension to compulsory online claims

MacRoberts promotes 19 as seven trainees stay on

Three legal directors lead promotions round