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.
TKAT is one of the largest Multi-Academy Trusts in the South of England with over 40 Primary and Secondary Academies. They are committed to providing outstanding teaching and learning to prepare their students for the 21st century with an overarching vision of ‘inspiring learners, changing lives’.
Commenting on the appointment, Chris Whittington (Head of Education) said: “TKAT’s ethos is very much aligned with Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP own values and we’re excited to start working closely with their team in delivering a comprehensive legal service to this significant and exciting multi-academy trust. This appointment helps in further building on our reputation as nationally recognised education law experts, trusted by academies, schools and diocese across the country.”
For more information, please contact Kate Granger.
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.
Our spotlight piece considers the role of a Senior Independent Director and sector best practice. We also explore recent developments in case law, regulatory and data protection updates, and more.
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