Law Society of Scotland
Law Society of Scotland warns EU Withdrawal Bill will strip Scottish Parliament of powers
The Law Society of Scotland has called for a rethink of EU Withdrawal Bill
AHEAD of the second reading of the EU Withdrawal Bill, the Law Society of Scotland has criticised the bill for its removal of legislative competence of the Scottish Parliament and exclusion of the Charter of Fundamental Human Rights.
Consultation response shows strong opposition to controversial Offensive Behaviour Act
Holyrood’s Justice Committee finds majority of the 200 individual responses it received support Scottish Labour’s James Kelly MSP’s bill to repeal controversial football act
THE majority of respondents to a Holyrood consultation would like to see the controversial Offensive Behaviour at Football Act scrapped.
#LandReform is good for business, say lawyers and property experts
Transparency can strengthen property system in Scotland, according to property experts
PROPOSALS announced to push ahead with constructing an open land and property registry for Scotland will benefit Scotland's economy, according to business professionals speaking in Edinburgh.
Representatives from the Law Society of Scotland (LSS) and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, claimed that investments in an information system will improve decision making, create more efficient systems and benefit public understanding of land ownership.