Viewing: BWB In The Media
Philip Kirkpatrick is quoted in The Times on how charitable foundations are a tax-efficient way for companies to be philanthropic.
Following a statement from Monica Oriol, Chairwoman of Spanish multinational company, Seguriber-Umano
Paul Jennings is quoted in The Stage following his client, Gavin McAlinden’s successful Employment Appeal Tribunal decision.
From next year, parents will be able to share parental leave after their child is born.
Rosamund McCarthy quoted in Civil Society: Charity Commission board members 'sceptical or hostile to charity campaigning' >
The Charity Commission is "at the very best sceptical and at worst hostile to charity campaigning", according to Rosamund McCarthy, partner at Bates Wells Braithwaite.
Augustus Della-Porter responds to comments by William Shawcross, chair of the Charity Commission.
Lawrie Simanowitz quoted in Third Sector: Guidance for telephone fundraisers needs to be 'properly enforced' >
The charity sector receives £35 million of its annual income from telephone fundraising, but there are signs that the method is increasingly unpopular with the public.
Lucy McLynn: 'Shared parental leave may not be the kind of equality we want to achieve' - HR Magazine >
Giving both parents the right to take time off may be a novel idea but in practice it is unlikely to change the position and pay of women, says BWB's Lucy McLynn.
Government should give charity trustees an explicit power to make social investments and clarify their duties on the matter, the Law Commission has recommended.
Gemma Boore has written an article for the e-Gaming Review on the Gibraltar Betting and Gambling Association's call for a judicial review of the Gambling Act.
LexisNexis - Stephanie Biden considers the Charity Commission's latest guidance on reporting serious incidents >
Stephanie Biden looks at the effectiveness of the Charity Commission in dealing with serious incidents.
Following the results of the Scottish Referendum, Lawrence Simanowitz, partner at Bates Wells Braithwaite, talks about the implications for charities.
Charities that carry out investigative work or campaigning are able to use the 'journalism exemption' from the Data Protection Act, according to the latest guidance from the Information Commissioner's Office.
Melanie Carter quoted in Third Sector: Government defends proposals for changes to judicial review costs >
Charities and other bodies that intervene in such cases would have to pay costs incurred by other parties if the Criminal Justices and Courts Bill passes into law unamended.
Melanie Carter quoted in Civil Society: Electoral Commission 'climbing down' over guidance on the Lobbying Act >
The Electoral Commission has been forced into a climbdown over its guidance on the Lobbying Act, according to an alliance of organisations who campaigned for changes to the rules.
The Electoral Commission's guidance on the subject of the Lobbying Act has had only a lukewarm reception, it is reported in the Third Sector.
In the Third Delegated Legislation Committee the Draft Community Interest Company Regulations have been released.
What do you as an employer need to know about the new shared parental leave? With the new right to shared parental leave coming into force on 5 April 2015, future parents will have an expected week of childbirth after that date from now onwards, and they will want to be fully informed about their rights as employees.
Lucy McLynn, Employment Partner at BWB, discusses the pitfalls of pre-termination negotiation conversations and how to avoid them.
The Law Society Gazette - Simon Steeden asks if heated political rhetoric is damaging campaigning charities >
Simon Steeden discusses political rhetoric by campaigning charities.