The Scottish Government has appointed a group of independent legal specialists to examine the role of the Supreme Court in Scottish criminal cases.
A plan to create a new unit to assist the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) and the police in the direction of further enquiries in unsolved murders and other serious crimes in Scotland has been announced by the Lord Advocate, Frank Mulholland QC.
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The mortgage market in Scotland started 2011 in a similar position to the UK as a whole, according to data released by the Council of Mortgage Lenders Scotland. House purchase lending was at its lowest for two years and remortgaging increased due to interest rate rise concerns.
Our Glasgow Law Practice personal injury solicitors have noted a discrepancy in damages awards when they are awarded by a judge or by a jury. Awards by judges have tended to be lower than those awarded when juries are involved. In personal injury cases juries are only used at Court of Session level so great care requires to be taken in deciding whether to raise an action for damages in the Court of Session or at the Sheriff Court. Our personal injury solicitors can advise you.
Motorists are being warned to insure their vehicles ahead of a new crackdown to tackle the menace of uninsured driving. Under the new Continuous Insurance Enforcement law – which will affect all motorists from 20th June – it is an offence to keep an uninsured vehicle, rather than just to drive when uninsured.
The Employment Appeal Tribunal has acted in an unfair dismissal case that involved a compensation award to the dismissed employee.
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