Well Informed Experts In Education Law
Our team of education lawyers is one of the most experienced of its kind, and provides expert commercial, regulatory and compliance advice right across the education sector. Our team of education lawyers draws together experience and skills from across the firm to provide pragmatic and commercial advice for every situation.
We provide expert legal advice to over 100 independent and maintained schools, academies, further education colleges, Oxford colleges, universities and education charities.
The Education Skills & Funding Agency (ESFA) has provided financial management guidance for Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs). On 27 October 2020, the ESFA published new guidance for Audit Committees of MATs....Read More
2020 marks the 25th anniversary of the Women’s Prize for Fiction. The Prize was established in 1996 to celebrate and promote fiction by female authors written in English to the...Read More
The Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (“the Regulations”) implemented the EU Directive on the accessibility of the websites and mobile applications ("apps") of...Read More
Rebecca Wyke and Simon Hough, in our Insolvency team, examine the High Court's decision in Secretary of State for Education v Corporation of Hadlow College to make an education administration...Read More
A recent Court of Appeal case has shown how holiday pay must be calculated for term-time, casual or seasonal workers on irregular hours and zero hours workers (whether or not...Read More
The Technical and Further Education Act 2017 (“2017 Act”) introduced a new statutory insolvency regime for further education and sixth form colleges ("FE bodies") proposing similar arrangements to those implemented...Read More