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BWB Comment: the Warburg case and charitable trustee duties >

BWB, which acts on behalf of the world renowned Warburg Institute, has welcomed a ruling by the High Court that the Institute’s sole trustee, the University of London, is obliged to house and preserve its library of 350,000 books, provide funding for its running costs, and maintain the Institute as an “independent unit”.

Posted on 10 Nov 2014 in BWB News Read More >

Warburg Institute safe following High Court ruling >

To the benefit and relief of scholars worldwide, the High Court has rejected the University of London’s claims that all additions to the Warburg Institute since 1944 belong to the university, and instead agreed that they form part of the Warburg Institute.

Posted on 06 Nov 2014 in BWB News Read More >

BWB's Tribute to Stephen Lloyd >

Tributes and messages have been pouring in for Stephen Lloyd, much loved and respected former Senior Partner at Bates Wells Braithwaite, who has died following a boating accident on holiday in Wales last week.

Posted on 21 Aug 2014 in BWB News Read More >

BWB advises in RNIB charity reorganisation >

BWB has advised RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People) as part of a three-way arrangement resulting in the reorganisation with its associate charity, Action for Blind People. BWB had previously advised RNIB on its association with Action for Blind People.

Posted on 08 Jul 2014 in BWB News Read More >