Events - Upcoming
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.
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.
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.
Save the date for the annual Agricultural Law Association and WS Society joint conference on agricultural law.
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.
Events - Archives
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.
This year's conference addresses current trends in a variety of core areas for corporate and commercial lawyers.
A rare opportunity to hear from one of the country’s most distinguished legal figures
The longstanding Agricultural Law Association and WS Society Joint Conference on Agricultural Law returns for its twentieth year.
The Blizzard Football Quarterly returns to the Signet Library for a Q&A evening.
A new edition to our education programme, this conference will appeal to all with an interest in sport regulation, dispute resolution in sport, and those advising sports clubs and professionals.
A comprehensive update on developments in law and practice, chaired by Fraser Simpson WS, featuring a “view from the bench” and the popular case law update.
The event chaired by David Bone will focus on renewable and sustainable energy, and bring together lawyers, professional advisors, investors and developers.
Our panel of experts will consider the future of IP policy, law and regulation, and address IP matters in the post-Brexit context.
Our popular charities rendez-vous with a legal and regulatory focus this year, chaired by Alastair Keatinge WS.
Law professor Fabrice Defferrard delivers a conference on his book Le droit selon Star Trek, addressing all science fiction fans but also everyone willing to discover the law creatively.
A “Bordeaux” wines tasting, in partnership with L'Art du Vin wine merchants
A “Loire Valley” wines tasting, in partnership with L'Art du Vin wine merchants.
The Right Honourable Lord Mackay of Clashfern KT, Keeper of HM Signet, will compare and contrasts some outstanding features of cases brought on indictment in both England and Scotland.
Our flagship conference is popular with all property professionals. This year’s programme takes a commercial focus and will feature case studies by property experts from around the UK. The event is again chaired by Bruce Beveridge WS.
A new addition to the WS programme, this conference takes a critical look at developments in the Scottish planning system. The agenda will cover practical subjects such as development viability, planning gain and section 75 agreements, legislative changes and compulsory purchase.