News archive for 2018
- Posts in 2018
Experienced Law Society of Scotland mentors David Bryson and Christopher Morgan discuss their 7 top tips for mentors
We have launched a new online service for ongoing AML registration for solicitors joining, leaving or changing roles within their firm.
We have been informed of scam emails sent to law firms and claiming to be from a client in connection with the purchase of a property.
Legal services consumers are set to benefit from new practice rules for Scottish solicitors on Incidental Financial Business.
Ahead of our annual conference on Friday 26 October, leadership and governance consultant Ciarán Fenton previews his conference session for in-house lawyers.
The Society's president Alison Atack pays tribute to our Council member Murray Sinclair who has passed away.
Eilidh Smith, a second year trainee at Brodies talks about the PEAT 2 review process and how to make the most of yours
The Society has said the rights of children in Scotland should be strengthened to ensure their views are heard in its response to the Children's Act review.
Has your firm completed an AML risk assessment? It's an essential part of law firms' anti-money laundering activity
John Brannigan, of Russells Gibson McCaffrey, explains why, after only four years in post, he's only too aware of how rewarding a career as a solicitor can be
Our policy committees have had a busy month analysing and responding to proposed changes in the law to positively influence the creation of a fairer and more just society.
Graham Barrow, anti-money laundering consultant and writer about financial crime, discusses the UK Government’s recent announcement regarding the professions and money launderers.