Provider of legal advice to charity and education clients.
I advise a wide range of charities on all aspects of charity law, including governance matters, restructuring, and trustee roles and responsibilities. I also advise on a wide range of issues that charities may face, including property trusts, contracts, trustee payments and regulatory compliance. In addition, I advise schools that are converting into academies.
With over 10 years’ experience advising charities, I have helped charities form and restructure and have advised on a wide range of issues, including submissions to the Charity Commission and other regulatory compliance.
26 March is the international day for epilepsy – known as Purple Day. Epilepsy Society’s mission for Purple Day is to start conversations about epilepsy.
The Freedom of Information (extension) Bill seeks to expand the perimeters of the current legislation so that bodies working with or on behalf of public authorities will be directly caught by the Act.
The Freedom of Information (extension) Bill, if passed, will expand the definition of public authorities within the Act.
Long running concerns over the future of Interserve – the largest public sector focused contractor and outsourcing firm – took a new twist on 15 March 2019.
In a decision of the High Court, Mr Justice Spencer ruled that the “Right to Rent” scheme was discriminatory and violated the European Convention on Human Rights.
ACS was also shortlisted in a number of other categories, with its housing sector and procurement, projects and construction teams honoured in the awards’ Excellence in Client Service category.
At least 320,000 people are homeless in Britain, according to research by the housing charity Shelter.
A recent case has confirmed that a professional appointment for construction will usually be a “construction contract” under the Construction Act.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has recommended changes to the law and its regulatory powers, which are intended to safeguard the interests of consumers.
Behind the Wellbeing of Future Generations Act, there is an implicit admission: we haven’t been taking sufficient account of the interests of future generations.
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