In June 2021 the Education and Skills Funding Agency ESFA issued its annual update to their Academies Financial Handbook. The purpose of this briefing is to summarise the changes and any particular ac
The Queen’s Speech holds out the prospect of a 'Procurement Bill'. This is to implement the proposals in the Government’s Green Paper: Transforming public procurement.
We responded to the Green Paper consultation (which closed on 10 March). Over the past few weeks, we have issued a series of ebriefings profiling our consultation response. These are all available on our website and cover:
- Procurement principles
- Procurement regulator
- Selection criteria
- Award criteria
- DPS and frameworks
We would be very happy to send a copy of our full consultation response to anyone who would like to see everything we said in response to the consultation.
We also responded to the Welsh Government consultation on the proposed Social Partnership and Public Procurement (Wales) Bill.
For (free) copies of either or both of these consultation responses, please email Andrew Millross.
From 30 September 2021, the costs of issuing certain applications in the Family Court will increase, following the implementation of the Court Fees Order.
Are your board members or trustees doing any of these three things with their emails, which are a risk to both your resources and relationships?
Must a defended possession claim at first hearing be adjourned with directions?
Thomas Starkey has been recruited to help lead Anthony Collins Solicitors housing practice, with the remit of growing ACS’ Manchester office and property team.
The monthly round-up from the Anthony Collins Solicitors charities team.
Since GDPR has come into effect, many companies have struggled to comply with GDPR. In this ebriefing, we look at the shocking data breach at Hackney Council.
The High Court has ruled that retrospective changes to the LGPS exit credits regime were lawful – and gave some helpful guidance around the new discretion to pay an exit credit.
The Government has brought forward draft laws to allow independent schools to close the Teacher’s Pension Scheme to new joiners but to allow existing members to continue.
The Government has started consultation on the regulations providing the detailed framework for collective money purchase pension schemes.
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