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Ethical investment - latest for charities on striking the right balance

Ethical investment - latest for charities on striking the right balance

How should charity trustees approach the thorny issue of avoiding investments that conflict with their charity’s purposes whilst at the same time tryi ...

How anti-corruption compliant is your charity?

How anti-corruption compliant is your charity?

Following the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, compliance focus has been (understandably) dominated by the way in which the UK and other countries have ...

Update on Charity Commission inquiries

Update on Charity Commission inquiries

Over the last three months there have been a number of Charity Commission inquiry reports published. 

Charities Update - May 2022

Charities Update - May 2022

As ever, there has been lots happening in the world of charity law and regulation and, in this edition of our Charities Update, we take a look at the ...

Virtual meetings - does your charity’s governing document allow them?

Virtual meetings - does your charity’s governing document allow them?

The Charity Commission has recently removed the flexibility it applied during the pandemic for charities to hold meetings virtually regardless of what ...

Charities Act 2022 - when will the changes happen?

Charities Act 2022 - when will the changes happen?

As reported in our last Charities Update the Charities Bill received Royal Assent on 24 February 2022, becoming the Charities Act 2022 (‘the Act’). Th ...

Health and Care Act 2022: Preventing modern slavery in NHS supply chains

Health and Care Act 2022: Preventing modern slavery in NHS supply chains

Shortly before the Health and Care Bill 2021 (‘the Bill’) was given Royal Assent on 28 April 2022 and became the Health and Care Act 2022 (‘the Act’), ...

Prevention of Future Deaths Reports – a look at themes

Prevention of Future Deaths Reports – a look at themes

The steady flow of Prevention of Future Deaths Reports (PFDs) issued by coroners to health and social care providers continues, but what can we learn ...

Charities Update

Charities Update

As life begins to return to normal in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, changes are afoot for the charities sector. In this update, we look at some k ...

Inclusive Neighbourhoods

Inclusive Neighbourhoods

Anna Hart examines a report that considers how successfully housing with care and support integrate residents from minorities. Anna is a specialist in ...