Practice Notes: Charities

Climate crisis: how should charities respond?

Mark Abbott navigates the ups and downs of backing activist causes, even when they’re aligned

13 Feb 2020

High expectations

Andrew Mackie explains how to stay on the right side of the Charity Commission after the 2018 Oxfam

12 Feb 2020

Close to home

Mark Kenkre and Jamie De Souza warn charities to stay alert to the risk of enemies within

11 Feb 2020

Charitable trust corporations as deputies

Matthew Duncan explains what a charity-run trust corporation must produce to satisfy the court it

01 Oct 2019

Feeling charitable: should you be part of a free will-writing scheme?

Before getting involved in a charity’s will scheme, make sure this is part of a focused plan

20 Mar 2019

Charity laws 'inefficient and unduly complex'

Technicalities causing a drag on the smooth operation of charities ‘like barnacles on

18 Sep 2017

An emphasis on data protection and fundraising

Sarah Clune looks at what is on the horizon for charities, including preparation for the new GDPR

20 Jun 2017

Charities as beneficiaries

Following the recent Ilott decision, Lucy Gill discusses the duty of trustees to ensure that any

26 May 2017

Structural integrity

Darren Hooker considers the options available to charities hoping to change their legal structure,

26 May 2017

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