ADS Scotland is delighted to partner with leading legal firm Brodies on this innovative series of short sharp info burst briefings on key subjects all companies in our sectors throughout the UK will want to be up to speed on.

The Brodies 'Bitesize' Briefing Series will take place on the same day, same time every week, over 9 weeks and by the completion of the series attendees will have developed an excellent understanding of key issues across the subjects, a great information resource through the recordings and presentations from each session that will be shared and a network of experts that you can refer to when required.

The future series of bitesize briefings is listed below with the next session taking place on the Thursday 24 June led by presenter Martin Sloan and PA Consulting:


  • Thursday 24 June - Cyber strategy essentials 
    An overview of the latest trends in cyber risk and a guide to the essential legal steps to protect an organisation from the consequences of cyber-attacks and data breaches.


Presenter: Martin Sloan and PA Consulting

Martin specialises in IP, Tech and Data. His expertise includes technology procurement, IT outsourcing, business process outsourcing,  commercial contracts, intellectual property, data protection, ePrivacy and cyber risk. Martin regularly helps clients in relation to the legal and commercial risks relating to the development and use of new technology, such as cloud-based services, and projects involving AI, blockchain and big data. Martin works with clients across a range of sectors, and advises technology businesses and innovative tech start-ups, including fintech and adtech.


  • Thursday 01 July - IR35
  • Thursday 08 July - Procurement
  • Thursday 15 July - Environmental Social Governance (ESG)