This event is now over and took place on Wed 01 May 2013

Event Summary

BWB and Practical Law present an introduction to the key legal issues for spin out organisations from local authorities, NHS organisations and other public sector bodies. With a chief executive from a recent spin out of adult education services there to set the scene and raise the practical and commercial issues, the speakers will cover governance, legal form, state aid, procurement, pensions/TUPE and other transfer issues.


8.30am Registration; tea and coffee
9.00am Introduction by BWB and Practical Law
9.05am The development of Aspire Sussex Limited, a staff run social enterprise delivering adult learning across West Sussex
9.45am Panel discussion on key considerations prior to set up: the business case; commercial issues; key concerns in selecting legal form; factors relevant in choosing a governance structure; procurement and state aid considerations
10.45am Coffee
11.15am Panel discussion on key considerations post establishment: transition planning; due diligence; contract for services/grant agreement and transfer agreement.
12.00pm Lunch


BWB, 2-6 Cannon St., London EC4M 6YH

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