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Friday, February 12th, 2016 Petition of William Lewis Gage [2015] CSOH 174

Kay Springham appeared for Scottish Government Legal Directorate in this petition for Judicial Review of Mr Gage’s detention by the Scottish...

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Thursday, February 11th, 2016 Renfrew Golf Club v Motocaddy Limited [2015] CSOH 173

Facts A member of a golf club bought an electric golf trolley and used it for around 2 years. The trolley was left overnight in...

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Wednesday, February 10th, 2016 Three Compass Counsel in Landmark Supreme Court Case

Ian Mackay QC, Andrew Smith QC and Jillian Martin-Brown appeared for parties in the case of KENNEDY v CORDIA LLP,...

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Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 The Lord Advocate v Gary Mackie & Diane McColm [2015] CSIH 88

Barry Divers represented the Crown in this reclaiming motion against an interlocutor of the Lord Ordinary dated 11 December 2014 refusing the...

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Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 Robert Prescott v The University of St Andrews [2016] CSOH 3

Angela Grahame QC represented the pursuer in this case. Mr Prescott was seeking damages from the defender, his employer at the...

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Monday, January 18th, 2016 Silent Auction to raise funds for the Child Brain Injury Trust - Current Highest Bids

Compass Chambers are raising funds for The Child Brain Injury Trust (CBIT) by holding a silent auction. The lots and current high bids are...

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Monday, January 18th, 2016 Silent Auction to raise funds for the Child Brain Injury Trust

Compass Chambers are delighted to support the Child Brain Injury Trust as our charity for 2016. We are supporting “The Big Sunday...

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Thursday, January 14th, 2016 Andrew Smith QC successful in application for Silk in England

Compass Chambers are delighted to announce that Andrew Smith has been successful in his application for Silk in England...

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Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 Getting Served! Advocates to Cook Lunch in aid of the Child Brain Injury Trust

Members of Compass Chambers will be serving meals instead of legal papers on 31st January as part of the The Big Sunday Lunch in aid of the Child...

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Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 Relying on Criminal Convictions in Civil Proceedings

Everyone dealing with civil litigation knows that section 10(1) of the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Proceedings)(Sc) Act 1968 allows a party to rely...

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