The latest Scottish legal news from Drummond Miller
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George Andrews v Greater Glasgow Health Board: A Pursuer’s Tale

Commentary on court’s decision in George Andrews v Greater Glasgow Health Board [2019] CSOH 31. Read More >
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The end of the Points Based System?

The End of the Points Based System, start-up and innovator. Read More >
Breaking Down the Same Roof Rule

Breaking Down the Same Roof Rule

An article about changes to the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme for historic abuse pre 1979. Read More >
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Lizzie Connaughton - Trainee Solicitor

Our Trainee Solicitor, Lizzie Connaughton talks about her first eight months at Drummond Miller. Read More >
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Pursuers’ offers in the Court of Session

Consideration of the use of pursuers’ offers in litigation in the Inner House of the Court of Session. Read More >
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Common questions regarding clinical negligence proceedings

Q – I think I’ve received poor medical treatment which has caused damage to me and I want to make a claim, but I don’t want to get any of... Read More >
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Wrongful birth claims: an update

Last year, I wrote about the case of Meadows v Khan, where Ms Meadows brought a wrongful birth claim relating to her son, Adejuwon. The case has been (successfully) appealed... Read More >
Success Fee Agreements

Success Fee Agreements

Comments on the future funding arrangements that will be available for litigation once the Civil Litigation (Expenses and Group Proceedings) (Scotland) Act 2018 is enacted. Read More >
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The role of an advocate in clinical negligence action

We are often asked by clients why we instruct advocates in our cases and how their role is different to that of the solicitor. What is an advocate? Advocates in... Read More >
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Minister of State for Immigration Issues letter seeking to reassure migrants affected by Brexit 12th February 2019

The Minister of State for Immigration, the Right Honourable Caroline Nokes, MP, issued a letter on the 12th of February 2019 to Members of Parliament seeking to reassure them in... Read More >