Charities

The Significance of the CIFF Ruling: Do Members Owe Fiduciary Duties to Charitable Companies?

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The Court of Appeal has confirmed a first instance decision of the High Court that a member of a charitable company owed fiduciary duties to that charity (The Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (UK) v HM Attorney General and others [2017] EWHC 1379 (Ch)). More …

Charities newsletter - July 2018

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Our Charities team here at Blake Morgan publishes e-bulletins to keep you up-to-date with breaking news and topical issues affecting the sector. We also offer regular charity trustee induction and refresher training sessions. More …

Charities newsletter - May 2018

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Our Charities team here at Blake Morgan publishes e-bulletins to keep you up-to-date with breaking news and topical issues affecting the sector. We also offer regular charity trustee induction and refresher training sessions. More …

Institute of Fundraising publishes guide on acceptance of donations

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The Institute of Fundraising (IoF) has released guidance which says that whilst value and ethics are important when considering whether to accept donations, they are not decisive. More …

Charity Commission: automatic disqualification changes

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From 1 August 2018, new rules will come into effect which means that the automatic disqualification rules will also apply to senior management positions in charities, as well as charity trustees. More …

Are you ready for GDPR?

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With the impending deadline of 25 May 2018 looming are you ready for the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)? Add as whole article, link to it from newsletter summary page. More …