In the fourth part of our series on contract management pitfalls, we look at the risks arising out of varying the terms of construction contracts.
Anthony Collins Solicitors has a clear purpose to improve lives, communities and society and is delighted to have been shortlisted for Business Charity Law Firm of the Year. The judging panel will choose a winner for each category and the winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on 14 September 2016.
David Alcock, Partner and Charities Sector Lead at Anthony Collins Solicitors, said: “We are delighted to be in the company of a range of wonderful charities in the shortlists for these awards, which highlight the people, the spirit, and the hard work behind the scenes that make this such a rewarding sector to be part of.
“We see being shortlisted as recognition of the work done by people across the firm to help client charities whether that involves delivering cost-effective support to smaller and community-based charities or large, complex projects with a national impact. It is a privilege to work alongside charities and people who share our purpose and values – and help them to improve lives.”
For further information about how ACS can support you or your charity, please contact Shivaji Shiva for more information about the awards, please see the Third Sector Awards website
A local authority recently received a "roasting" by the Pensions Ombudsman for their delay in processing an employee’s ill-health retirement pension, following her diagnosis with advanced cancer.
The Times is looking for three or four charities to feature in their editions running in December 2019 and early January 2020.
Cliff Mills defines and talks about the importance of social value in his blog, and its potential within Greater Manchester.
Following a power outage at Anthony Collins Solicitors’ (ACS) Birmingham office, our employees and partners currently have limited functionality, including no access to emails.
Joint ventures present an opportunity for housing associations to build organisational capacity, the revenues from which could help deliver on wider social housing commitments.
Residents are now unable to make applications to prohibit landlords from seeking to recover the cost of legal proceedings through the service charge on behalf of other residents, without consent.
Natalie Barbosa summarises some of the legal challenges facing fundraisers in the charity sector.
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.
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