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Save the date for the British Irish Commercial Bar Association’s Annual Conference on 4 April 2019.
The Rt Hon Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury, former President of the UK Supreme Court, will give the keynote address at our annual event for IP lawyers.
This annual conference equips PI lawyers with the technical and legal knowledge to adapt to the latest changes in this area and to prepare for more. The Hon Lady Carmichael will give the keynote address.
Recognising that small law firms make up the backbone of the profession, the event focuses on how these businesses prepare for and meet changing client needs.
Reflecting the current market, the programme centres on foreign investment and the acquisition and disposal of businesses overseas by Scottish companies.
The popular Employment Law Conference celebrates its tenth anniversary on 26 September 2019. Sean Jones QC will deliver the keynote address.
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The theme for the conference is the evolving governance picture in Scotland. The programme includes legal updates on the emerging codes and guidance for charity trustees and their advisers.
Save the date for the Property Law Panel which concludes the CPD year at the WS Society.
This year’s planning law update offers a focused insight into the new planning bill, due to come into force by the end of the year.
This year’s programme focuses on older clients, with a range of speakers covering legal, practical and tax planning matters to update professionals working directly with older people.
The popular annual Employment Law update returns on 27 September. This established conference is a key event for all employment lawyers and HR professionals.
Bringing together a variety of professionals from across the financial services sector this conference is designed to deliver a practical understanding of the latest regulatory matters, and to offer insights into the current challenges facing the sector.
The WS Society is delighted to host the Nutmeg team at the Signet Library for their first event in Edinburgh.
This conference is the leading update for solicitors involved in commercial litigation in Scotland.
In this special address, Lady Hale – in her first speech in Scotland since being appointed as President of the UK Supreme Court – will reflect on the contribution of that court to the development of devolution jurisprudence within and across the devolution settlements.
This year the conference delves into a variety of core areas for corporate and commercial lawyers, and features ‘a day in the life’ of Graeme Colquhoun, who has led the legal team at Heineken UK through a number of recent strategic and regulatory developments.
The longstanding Agricultural Law Association and WS Society Joint Conference on Agricultural Law returns for its 21st consecutive year.
In this new event for 2018, experts from industry and leading lawyers will look at the current regulatory regime, and the opportunities for this valuable industry in the future.
This annual conference equips PI lawyers with the technical and legal knowledge to adapt to the numerous recent changes in this area, and to prepare for more.
A key event for Scottish charity lawyers, charity professionals and trustees, this year’s conference is built around the theme of modern and responsible business practices for charities and social enterprises.
The Cycling Podcast is back to the Signet Library, with Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie, Orla Chennaoui and François Thomazeau.
Our annual conference on IP law is the opportunity to hear experts explore current issues in IP regulation and dispute resolution, and consider where we might be going next.
In this short concentrated event, expert panellists will address the most recent developments in law reform and policy, conveyancing practice and case law.
This year’s conference will focus on the reform of the Scottish planning system – an essential update for both planning lawyers and non-specialists with an interest in the area.
This conference is designed to inform practitioners on legal and technical developments in lifetime tax planning and post death matters.
A key event for all employment lawyers and HR professionals, attracting the highest calibre of speakers from across the UK.