We are greatly saddened to learn of the death of David Sellar on 26 January 2019. Read full entry
Miscellaneous publications and documents produced by the Society.
John W Cairns, Professor of Civil Law at the University of Edinburgh, will present a series of lectures on 'Slavery and the Law in 18th-century Scotland' throughout February 2019 in memory of Professor Alan Watson. Read full entry
The Stair Society held its annual general meeting and annual lecture, hosted by the Faculty of Advocates, on 17 November 2018. Read full entry
We are saddened to learn of the death of Professor Alan Watson on 7 November 2018. Read full entry
This year's McIntosh lecture will be given by Professor Penny Fielding (University of Edinburgh) on '"Evidence that Might Assist in a Further Research": Testimony, Law and the Fate of Phillip Standsfield'. Read full entry