Current consultations

We are consulting on:

  • a working draft of a Bill on Defamation and Malicious Publications.  The consultation period closes on 31 August 2017.  For further details see our project page.
  • a draft Moveable Transactions (Scotland) Bill.  The consultation period closes on 11 August 2017.  For further details see our project page.

For our recent concluded consultations, please see our law reform projects page.


We would also welcome comments on the following:

Review of Contract Law
Discussion Paper on Remedies for Breach of Contract

Please note that the closing date for comments is 6 October 2017.


Papers marked with an asterisk (*) are produced jointly with the Law Commission for England and Wales.
Papers marked ♦ are produced jointly with the Law Commission for England and Wales and the Northern Ireland Law Commission.