The Academies Financial Handbook is updated annually by the Department for Education and the Education and Skills Funding Agency; it contains a number of governance requirements for academy trusts.
Victoria joined Anthony Collins Solicitors from a national corporate firm in 2004. She specialises in housing corporate services, advising clients including GreenSquare Group, Knowsley Housing Trust, Walsall Housing Group, Poplar HARCA and Flagship Housing Group. Victoria also advises commercial organisations on their engagement with the third and public sectors, particularly in relation to joint ventures, collaborations and partnering arrangements.
Romaine Thompson, senior partner at Anthony Collins Solicitors, said: “We are proud to welcome Victoria as partner in the firm. Anthony Collins has a deep commitment to expanding our offering in the housing sector, and solicitors of Victoria’s calibre provide valuable expertise. Victoria is very talented and enjoys using her technical skills and experience to support organisations in making a difference to housing provision in the UK.”
Victoria Jardine said: “I am delighted to have been promoted to partner. Anthony Collins Solicitors is a fantastic firm, and I look forward to working with the team to continue delivering the highest quality legal advice, and helping to strengthen communities.”
Supreme Court publishes key decision for those working in the UK’s gig economy.
From 6 April 2021, it will be the responsibility of medium and large private sector organisations to assess whether contractors working through an intermediary come within the ambit of IR35.
The 'Chocolate Snowman Appeal' is an amazing initiative that Anthony Collins Solicitors' (ACS) employees take part in every year.
The Building Safety Bill (the Bill) is said to be the most significant and wide-ranging change to the regulatory environment for higher risk building (HRBs) for over 45 years.
On 4 November 2020, the Restriction of Public Exit Payments Regulations 2020 (the Regulations) came into force; exit payments for the public sector were capped at £95,000.
The case was brought by the Official Receiver who sought disqualification orders under section 6 of the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986 (CDDA 1986) against the seven trustees of Kids Company and its CEO. It illustrates well the tension between the role of a fulltime paid CEO of a large charity and the role of its board as voluntary trustees/directors.
At the end of 2020, The Charity Governance Code was updated or 'refreshed' as it is termed on its website.
Anthony Collins Solicitors is today (Thursday 11 February) revealing the scale of its social impact during 2020.
In their first podcast of this series, current and future trainees will discuss their journey and route to securing a training contract at Anthony Collins Solicitors.
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