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Covid-19 (Coronavirus): Steps being taken to assist the profession

11 March 2020

Update on steps that could be taken to help the legal profession in the event major changes are required as a result of Covid-19.


Vacancy: Business analyst

4 March 2020

We're looking for an experienced Business Analyst in our Projects Office. It's a 12-18 month fixed-term appointment with the possibility of further extension.


Children’s Duty Scheme – automatic enrolment for 2020-21 plans

20 February 2020

Update explaining auto-enrolment of duty scheme solicitors onto the 2020-21 plans and how to join/leave the scheme.


New process for submitting a civil claim for interim payment of fees in paper format

27 January 2020

Find out how to submit a paper claim for interim payment of fees from Thursday 30 January.

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Interest payable on solicitor accounts

10 January 2020

Update on a decision in a case involving SLAB in which a solicitor is seeking payment of interest on amounts found due by the auditor


Invitation to Scottish Government engagement events on jury research findings

6 January 2020

Find out how you can take part in a discussion on the implications of recent research and the potential for criminal justice reforms.


Stage reports no longer required in all situations

19 December 2019

Learn about the changes to civil stage reporting and when you need to make an unprompted report.


Offices closed Monday 2 December 2019

28 November 2019

Our offices will be closed on Monday 2 December 2019 for a public holiday.


Legal aid arrangements for the Sheriff Court summary criminal case management pilots in Dundee, Hamilton and Paisley

26 November 2019

Find out why SCTS are running the pilots and the specific legal aid arrangements for cases going through these areas.


Section 2 of the Scottish National Standards for Information and Advice Providers updated

25 November 2019

View the updated version of section 2 relating to competences for advisers.