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Research Data Scotland (RDS) Transition Board: Legal Working Group

Last updated: 6 Jan 2022 - see all updates
Published: 12 Jan 2021
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Economy, Public sector

Sub-group of the RDS Transition Board.

12 Jan 2021
Research Data Scotland (RDS) Transition Board: Legal Working Group
This group ran from February 2020 to December 2021. It has now been discontinued.


  • Alessia Morris, SG – Chair
  • Nicola Kerr, SG
  • Robin Fallas, MacRoberts
  • John Thomson, SGLD
  • Lorna McCall, Central Legal Office - PHS
  • Louise Cullum, UoE
  • Nora Kellock, UoE

The legal working group is a sub-group of the Research Data Scotland (RDS) Transition Group to provide advice and identify options with regard to legal models for establishing RDS as a legal entity and develop a legal model that will deliver the best outcomes for RDS to establish itself as a trusted and credible organisation.


First published: 12 Jan 2021 Last updated: 6 Jan 2022 -