Frequently Asked Questions After Brexit

Following the EU referendum result, we have seen many questions raised with our solicitors as everyone tries to get a handle on what this means for them. Our teams have addressed and answered the most frequently asked post-Brexit questions which we have seen. These answers can be found here. These views do not constitute legal advice.…

Changes afoot in Charity Law

The Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Bill (‘the Bill’) received its first reading in the House of Lords on 28th May 2015.  Its provisions confer greater powers on the Charity Commission. At present, s.178 Charities Act 2011 sets out the situations in which charity trustees will be automatically disqualified.  Under s.10 of the Bill, the…