This session considers the likely impact and scope of the new Group Proceedings rules in Scotland – particularly for our institutions and major businesses.


  • A practical overview of the new rules implementing Part 4 of the Civil Litigation (Expenses and Group Proceedings) (Scotland) Act 2018.
  • Will pent-up demand for class actions result in a tsunami of claims by consumers?
  • We consider what organisations and businesses should be doing to prepare for the new litigation landscape.

Group Proceedings in Scotland: Will class actions change the litigation landscape


Joyce Cullen


Craig Watt

Partner & Solicitor Advocate