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Latest News
  • Latest Update now available

    Jul 09, 2018
    The July 2018 edition of the Council's newsletter, Update, is now available.
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  • Simple Procedure Amendments

    Jun 29, 2018
    Secondary legislation made by the Court of Session will amend the procedure to be followed in simple procedure cases by providing for a ‘Time to Pay Application’ as a form of response.
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  • Fees of Solicitors in the Court of Session, Sheriff Appeal Court and Sheriff Court

    Jun 11, 2018
    The Act of Sederunt amends the Tables of Fees that are used to calculate the sums that can be recovered under an award of expenses for work carried out by a party’s solicitor in the Court of Session, Sheriff Appeal Court and Sheriff Court. It increases all fees provided for in the tables by 5% where the work in question is carried out on or after 24 September 2018.
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