Natalie Barbosa summarises some of the legal challenges facing fundraisers in the charity sector.
We are seeking to recruit a Legal Assistant on a 9 to 12 month maternity cover contract within our busy claimant personal injury and clinical negligence team.
The successful candidate will play a critical part in supporting and assisting the team in handling a variety of personal injury and clinical negligence work, ensuring cases are progressed in an effective and timely manner. The role will also involve assisting fee earners in handling our growing claims against public authorities caseload.
The ideal candidate will have some knowledge or experience of the litigation process and a willingness to engage with clients who have suffered harm and require our help. You will need to be able to handle competing and urgent deadlines, be organised and able to work to tight timescales. The successful candidate will be committed to providing high quality service to our clients, as well as being a strong team player.
This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to join a firm that prides itself on being different and is well placed to offer you a satisfying and rewarding role within our well regarded and supportive team.
Anthony Collins Solicitors is an Equal Opportunities Employer
We hosted a breakfast roundtable with Insider Midlands magazine that had attendees from a range of organisations addressing housing needs in the Midlands. The discussion explored JVs in more detail.
The decision of the Court of Appeal in The Harpur Trust v Brazel & Unison has made clear that employers can no longer legally calculate part-time holiday based on 12.07% of hours worked over a year.
Social landlords are seeing a rising number of Equality Act defences to possession proceedings. A recent Court of Appeal decision helps shift the likelihood of such defences succeeding.
On 31 July, the consultation period ended on MHCLG’s proposals for reforming the building safety regulatory system set out in the 'Building a Safer Future' document. We have submitted our response.
For decades now, fewer and fewer services provided by local authorities have been delivered directly by them. However, over the last couple of years, there are signs that this tide is changing.
The Government commissioned an independent review of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 in July 2018. The outcome was published in May 2019 which highlighted areas for improvement.
In 2017, the NCVO commissioned a review of the tax reliefs available to charities. The brainchild of this review was published on 17 July 2019 in the form of the Charity Tax Commission report.
In 2014, the Charity Commission released its first guidance for charities on reporting serious incidents. The Commission has recently updated this guidance.
In the third part of our series on contract management pitfalls, we look at the risks and opportunities presented by instructing changes under construction contracts.