Viewing: BWB In The Media
After a tumultuous year for charities in the wake of several safeguarding scandals, Emma Dowden-Teale speaks to Charity Finance about shifting definitions and new responsibilities.
Luke Fletcher, partner in Bates Wells’ Charity & Social Enterprise team, has set out the reasons why Bates Wells believes that the Impact Economy has the “potential to affect the whole economic system” in a piece for Pioneer’s Post.
Paul Jennings, partner in Bates Wells’ Employment team, has been selected for The Lawyer’s 2019 Hot 100 list.
Bill Lewis, Consultant at Bates Wells, has written an article for Charity Financials outlining the top ten tax-free benefits available to charities.
Victoria Hordern, Head of Data Privacy at Bates Wells, has written an article which delves into the impact GDPR has had on the ongoing debate around the legal concepts of ‘controller’ and ‘processor’.
Cecile Gillard, Bates Wells’ Company Secretarial Manager, has written for ICSA (The Governance Institute) Governance and Compliance magazine on a review of 2018 in the world of Charity Governance.
Today Uber lost its appeal to the Court of Appeal, in a landmark case concerning the employment rights of an estimated 45,000 drivers across London.
Benjamin Thomas, Solicitor in Bates Wells’ Charity & Social Enterprise team, has written for Law in Sport on the key considerations sports clubs should bear in mind when weighing up whether to establish charitable foundations.
Rosamund McCarthy, Partner in our Charity & Social Enterprise team, and Lucy McLynn, Head of Employment, have written for the latest issue of Charity Finance on the Charity Commission’s revised serious incident reporting (SIR) guidance.
Bates Wells' Natalie Knight and Natalie Ali have written an article for the Autumn edition of the Linked, the London Universities Purchasing Consortium (LUPC) magazine.
David Hunter, Consultant in our Charity & Social Enterprise team, has written an article. for the latest issue of CFG Finance Focus which examines the role of Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) and how “with a greater focus on meaningful impact rather than results, they could have an important role to play in tackling disadvantage”.
Victoria Cook, Senior Associate in Bates Wells’ Employment team, has written for Civil Society on what charities need to be aware of when weighing up whether to use incentives to encourage volunteers.
The national press have featured Bates Wells’ role in James Farrar and Yaseen Aslam’s Court of Appeal case against Uber.
Paul Jennings and Rachel Mathieson from our Employment team have written an opinion piece for Times Law setting out why they believe workers’ rights should not be overlooked by gig employers.
Bill Lewis, Consultant at Bates Wells, has written for Charity Financials on the top ten VAT ‘bear traps’ facing the charities sector.
Bates Wells Senior Associate Jonathan Pearce has written for the Law Society Gazette on the Court of Appeal’s recent judgment in the case of Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake and Shannon v Rampersad.
Bates Wells’ Charity & Social Enterprise (CHaSE) practice group has been recognised as the legal sector’s leading charity team by this year’s Charity Finance legal survey.
Following on from August’s ruling in Cliff Richard’s defamation suit against the BBC, Rupert Earle, Head of Media Disputes, has blogged for The Times on the implications of the judgment for press freedom.
Head of Data Privacy Victoria Hordern has been quoted by Global Data Review on the potential impact of a “No-Deal Brexit” on UK data protection law.