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Our CPD programme

WS Corporate Law Conference

Perspectives on Private Equity: A state of flux?

Thursday 10 April 2014
9.00 am – 12.45 pm
Signet Library, Edinburgh

After the conference delegates will then be invited for lunch in Gran Caffe. All delegates will be provided with a voucher to be redeemed on the day.

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Delegate rates:
WS Member £105 + VAT
Non Member £120 + VAT
Trainee/Student £60 + VAT

CPD/TCPD: 3 hours (Law Society of Scotland)

WS and RoS Joint Land Registration Conference

The 2012 Act: Where are we now?

Tuesday 20 May 2014
9.00 am – 12.45 pm
Signet Library, Edinburgh

Following the success of last year's sold out conference on the Land Registration etc. (Scotland) Act 2012, the WS Society and Registers of Scotland will come together to host a joint update conference for all property law practitioners and professional advisors. Deputy Keeper of the Signet and commercial property expert, Caroline Docherty WS (Consultant, Morton Fraser) will chair a morning conference with a focus on the practicalities of the new regime.

Invited speakers include the Keeper of the Registers of Scotland, Sheenagh Adams and Ann Stewart WS (Shepherd + Wedderburn).

The conference programme draws out the latest information on:

Before and after the 2012 Act: a comparison
Results of the Consultation on Implementation of the Land Registration etc. (Scotland) Act 2012
Technicalities of the 2012 Act, including rectification and indemnity
Digital implementation for conveyancers

Do not miss this essential event in the CPD calendar

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For more information please contact Anna Bennett

Delegate rates:
WS member: £ 105 + VAT
Non-member: £ 120 + VAT
Trainee/student: £ 60 + VAT

All rates include lunch in the Signet Library's Gran Caffé.

CPD/TCPD: 3 hours (Law Society of Scotland)

WS CPD upcoming events

WS CPD events combine high quality technical learning with the opportunity to interact and network with others in your sector. The following programme of CPD events will take place in 2014.

WS and Agricultural Law Association Joint Conference on Agriculture
Friday 6 June 2014

WS Sports Law Seminar – Commonwealth Games Special
Tuesday 17 June 2014

WS Media and Entertainment Law Seminar
TBC August 2014

WS Commercial Litigation Conference
Tuesday 9 September 2014

WS and Crofting Law Group Joint Conference on Crofting Law
TBC September 2014 – to be held in North Uist

WS Employment Law Conference
Thursday 2 October 2014

WS Property Conference
Thursday 23 October 2014

Every solicitor in Scotland must undertake a minimum of 15 hours of verifiable CPD per practice year. All WS Society training events qualify as verifiable CPD and TCPD. Discounted rates apply for WS members.

For more information on CPD events please contact:
Amy Alexander
Anna Bennett