Viewing: BWB In The Media
Philip Kirkpatrick, deputy managing partner of BWB, tells the Telegraph how the 'big society' movement has been gaining traction in the past few decades, and the UK is only just waking up to the social and commercial benefits.
BWB attended the Community Energy England event to discuss the FCA’s position on community energy co-operatives.
Leona Roche warns that proposed changes to trustee guidance might have wider implications for the charity sector.
In this article for the Directory of Social Change, Thomas McNeil, a solicitor in BWB's charity department, assesses the five things for charities to bear in mind when thinking about collaborations with NGOs.
Melanie Carter quoted in Third Sector: judicial review proceedings could deter organisations with specialist knowledge >
The Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 was royally assented last week, having been introduced to parliament in February 2014.
This week, the inaugural Stephen Lloyd Awards, set up in memory of the widely respected charity law specialist, are now open to entries.
Sarah Payne, Solicitor in BWB's Charity and Social Enterprise Department, describes what it is like to be a lawyer in this hugely rewarding sector.
BWB's Melanie Carter has been quoted on Page 2 of the Financial Times on gon 25 January 2015.
Civil Society has covered the memorial service held for Stephen Lloyd, the inspirational lawyer and former partner at BWB, who died suddenly last year.
The Pioneers Post has covered BWB's backing of Streetbank's campaign for charitable status, arguing that there is an inherent public benefit to encouraging people to be good neighbours.
Simon Steeden quoted on Lobbying Act: "there is anecdotal evidence of self-censorship" - Third Sector >
Simon Steeden has been quoted in this Third Sector article on the uncertainties of 2015 for the charity sector and the powers of the Charity Commission.
Philip was one of an expert panel discussing Immigration Aspects of Corporate Inversions in a downloadable conference call.
The Times has covered BWB's backing of Streetbank's campaign for charitable status, arguing that there is an inherent public benefit to encouraging people to be good neighbours.
Melanie Carter: Wording of House of Lords Bill will deter charities in judicial review interventions - Third Sector >
Following the House of Lord's acceptance of government amendments to the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill, Melanie Carter is quoted in the Third Sector as saying that these new rulings, "would undermine the capacity of charities to protect the vulnerable."
Writing for iNTERGAMINGi Magazine, BWB’s Gemma Boore discusses the implications of the new UK Gambling Act on gambling operators, affiliates and software providers.
Tomorrow at 10am Lucy McLynn will be speaking on Share Radio, a new station with a focus on business and finance, about Shared Parental Leave.
Civil Society reports that a number of legal bodies, including BWB, have backed calls for MPs to retain the Lords' amendments to the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill.
The Upper Tribunal rules that the charity Longridge on the Thames is not liable for VAT on the construction costs of a new training facility.
Yesterday at 4pm, Lucy McLynn joined the panel on BBC Radio 4’s Money Box Live. The show was a special edition for Carer’s Rights Day, happening on Friday 28th November.
Writing for Civil Society, Tesse Akpeki discusses why it’s important not to become dependent on one member of staff.