Monthly Archives: January 2007

(682)  THE FUTURE OF LEGAL SERVICES

The Law Society of Scotland held a conference on 28th September 2007 to consider the future of legal services in Scotland in the light the Office of Fair Trading report (see previously at No 661), reports Scott Wortley.  The conference … Continue reading

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(678)  SMALL CLAIMS LIMIT QUADRUPLED

On 12 September 2007 the Justice Minister Kenny MacAskill announced the first significant changes for nearly 20 years to the financial limits on sheriff court jurisdiction.  Most significant was the raising of the ceiling for small claims from £750 to … Continue reading

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