SMEs offered new bank dispute service

ADR service intended for disputes involving larger SMEs

Scottish child payment benefit begins

Eligible parents can get £40 every four weeks

Holyrood "must change post-Brexit approach"

Panel calls for legal scrutiny changes after May election

COVID court restrictions are extended

Safety measures will be in place through March

Controlled Interest Land Register to start next year

Regulations approved for operation from 1 April 2022

Seven promoted at Aberdein Considine

Associate and six senior solicitors recognised for contributions

Longserving SCCRC chief to retire

Gerard Sinclair to step down in September after 18 years

Legal Aid Resilience Fund opens to applications

Support available to practices with at least 20% of income from legal aid

Thorntons names Lesley Larg as next managing partner

Craig Nicol to step down on 31 May; latest results see growth despite COVID

Stirling professor launches legal innovation exchange

Scottish Law and Innovation Network aims to bridge academic-practice divide

TLT targets zero emissions by 2025

Partnership with Carbon Intelligence will provide strategy to achieve goal

Malicious prosecution claims to cost £24m, Wolffe confirms

Letter to Justice Committee sets out sums to settle administrators' claims