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Our latest news, blogs and notices.

Bicentenary of the Royal Faculty library (1817-2017)

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RFPG Tote Bags + Ties

RFPG badged tote bags and ties are available for members who would like to order them.

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2017 Trainee CPD Course Finalised

The Royal Faculty's TCPD Programme running from January-June 2017 has now been finalised.

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TRIENNIAL DINNER - Marking the Royal Faculty Library’s 200th Anniversary - Friday, 24 February 2017

The Royal Faculty's Triennial Dinner is one of the flagship social events of the legal calendar. The dinner coincides with the 200th anniversary of the Royal Faculty Library and will also be a celebration of this significant milestone for the legal profession in Glasgow. Having been established in February 1817 the library is one of the oldest in Scotland and an institution which the Royal Faculty is rightly proud off.

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AWI Court Practice Update no. 1 of 2016

Glasgow AWI Court is to issue practice updates approved by the Sheriff Principal in order to avoid the need to constantly amend or reissue the AWI Practice Note.

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AGM (2 June 2016)

Following the AGM held today -

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Brodie Cup 2015

A very fine day was had by 11 teams (32 players) at a sunny Pollok Golf Club yesterday competing for the Brodie Cup. In the event, the trophy was won by a team from Walker Laird.

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Scottish Standard Clauses (edition 2)

The Scottish Standard Clauses have been revised, and edition 2 is to be launched 3rd May 2016. The new edition is now available along with a note of the main changes -

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Scottish Civil Justice Council Recruitment of Members

The Scottish Civil Justice Council (SCJC) is seeking new members in the first major recruitment exercise since it was launched. Positions are now open for a solicitor member, two consumer representative members and two Lord President members (discretionary appointments which can be made by the LP). The deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 01 April 2016. 

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Brodie Cup

The Brodie Cup Golf Tournament

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Glasgow Mediaeval Trust

The Glasgow Mediaeval Trust 

The Glasgow Medival Trust has been established to share and promote interest in the mediaeval history and heritage of Glasgow from its foundations in the 6th century AD, with a focus mainly on its mediaeval development within the period 1100 to 1600.

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AWI Practice Note

Glasgow and Strathkelvin Sheriffdom Practice Note no.2 of 2015 has been issued - dealing with applications under the Adults With Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000.

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Faculty of the Year Winner: Law Awards of Scotland 2015

At the award ceremony on 3rd Sept. the Royal Faculty were joint winners of the Faculty of the Year award with the GBA.

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Sept-Dec CPD Programme published

The RFPG's Sept-Dec CPD Programme has now been published. Highlights include - the Dean's Debate (free event); a seminar to be taken by the Law Society President and Conferences on Family Law, Personal Injury and AWI/Succession;

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New Dean and Vice Dean

The Royal Faculty's AGM was held on Thursday 4th June.

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Brodie Cup 2015

The Royal Faculty's interfirm golf tournament - the Brodie Cup - was played on Wednesday 13 May in the sunshine at Pollok Golf Course. The winning team was a composite team representing Watt Law, and comprised Council Member Alan Watt, Robert Vaughan (R S Vaughan & Co) and Alastair Frood (Shepherd and Wedderburn).

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Annual General Meeting - Thurs. 4th June 2015 at 5.30pm

Vacancies in the Offices of Dean and Vice-Dean
The Annual General Meeting of the Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow will take place on Thursday, 4th June 2015 at 5.30pm. On this date the offices of Dean and Vice-Dean will fall vacant.
In terms of the Bye-laws nominations are called for to fill these vacancies. Nominations must be signed by the member nominated (or if appropriate the practice unit) and proposed and seconded by two other members. They must be lodged with the Chief Executive at the Royal Faculty Building, 12, Nelson Mandela Place, Glasgow not less than three weeks before 4th June 2015.

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Brodie Cup

The Brodie Cup (the Royal Faculty's inter-firm golf tournament) will be held on the afternoon of Wednesday, 13 May 2015 at Pollok Golf Club.

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RFPG and TANQ win the Scott & Co Legal Awards: Training Provider of the Year 2015

The Royal Faculty (including the TANQ Society) is delighted to have won the training provider of the year award at the Scott & Co Legal Awards. We are very pleased to have our commitment to the provision of excellent legal education recognised.

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Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service (SCTS)

On 1 April 2015, the Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service (SCTS) will be created as a consequence of the Courts Reform (Scotland) Act 2014. From that date SCTS will assume the responsibilities currently held by the Scottish Court Service (SCS) and the Scottish Tribunal Service (STS).

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RFPG CPD Seminars

2a. How to win (or lose) a professional negligence action – the role of the expert in modern litigation
Thursday April 25, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

In this seminar (rearranged from earlier this year) Garry Borland QC will examine issues surrounding the role of the expert witness in professional negligence cases, including the ... Read More

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RFPG CPD Seminars

3a. Family Law for Conveyancers and Private Client Lawyers
Thursday May 2, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

Seminar Topics  • Rights of Cohabitants  • Gifts and Inheritances and impact on matrimonial property  • Cohabitation Agreements and Pre/Post Nuptial ContractsLearning Objectives  •... Read More

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TANQ Seminars

TANQ seminar - Risk Management & the Master Policy – An Early Awareness
Wednesday June 26, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

This talk focuses on the importance of having an awareness of risk management at an early stage in your career. This will be achieved through a focus on what risk means for a new s... Read More

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Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow
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Glasgow G2 1BT
0141 332 3593 (tel)
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