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  • What you need to know about the changes to fundraising law

    16 November 2016

    The Kids Company story, the Olive Cooke tragedy, Daily Mail articles, parliamentary hearings. The summer of 2015 was an uncomfortable one for the wider charity sector. The dust is now beginning to settle from the whirlwind of recommendations and responses that followed the criticism of the sector’s fundraising practices. So what are the changes? Do they affect you? What do you need to do?…

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  • Autumn 2016 Update for Schools

    16 November 2016

    Welcome to the Autumn 2016 Update for Schools. We hope that you will find this informative and useful in keeping you up to date.…

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  • Keeping Children Safe in Education 2016

    16 November 2016

    In March this year Joanna Lada-Walicki provided an update on the draft changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education. On 5 September 2016, following consultation, the revised guidance came into force, incorporating various changes from the initial draft.…

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  • Property legal Q&A

    21 October 2016

    Property legal Q&A. Anthony Garcia-Deleito, senior associate answers questions on residential property matters.…

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  • Homemade Wills

    17 August 2016

    The trouble is that with homemade Wills, there are so many potential pitfalls and problems we couldn’t begin to describe them all. Certainly a tiny mistake can lead to a catastrophic failing.…

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  • Will Disputes: Prevention is better than cure

    17 August 2016

    Will and inheritance disputes have soared year on year over the last decade and for the families involved these disputes can be time consuming, divisive and inevitably expensive.…

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  • Boundary Disputes: A recommended approach

    17 August 2016

    Boundary disputes happen more often than is desirable. They must be treated with caution as grievances tend to linger and fester and neighbours obviously have to co-exist for as long as they live in the adjoining properties. …

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  • "Brexit"

    17 August 2016

    Our Solicitors discuss the implications of leaving the European Union…

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  • Term-time Truants

    17 August 2016

    In a recent High Court case it was held that a father who took his daughter out of school for an unauthorised term-time holiday did not have to pay a fine of £120 which the Isle of Wight Council sought to enforce against him.…

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