Further and higher education

Further and higher education guidance:

It has been Government policy for centuries to encourage charitable giving. Tax relief plays a key role in this policy. Charities (defined as either corporate bodies with...

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Charities can adopt a variety of different legal forms or structures. A charity’s governing documents will depend on the form or structure adopted. A charity’s governance...

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The requirements for reporting and accounting by charities are set out in sections 130–176, Part 8 Charity Accounts, Reports and Returns of the Charities Act 2011 (CA...

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Produced in partnership with Dechert LLP This Agreement is made on [date] Parties 1 [insert name] [of OR a company incorporated in [England and Wales] under number...

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This tracker is focused on education and is intended to be used to track key developments, legislation, guidance, parliamentary briefing notes and other sources of...

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This Lexis®PSL Local Government future developments tracker is intended to be used to track key upcoming developments of interest to Education lawyers covering the entire...

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Higher education institutions (HEIs) have long had a wide range of public law duties incorporated into statute or funding requirements that must be adhered to in addition...

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The UK higher education (HE) sector has been slow to adopt the sort of standardised contractual documentation that has been commonplace in other education sub-sectors for...

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What does effective governance mean in the public sector? The function of governance is to ensure that an organisation or partnership fulfils its overall purpose,...

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This Practice Note summarises the insolvency regime introduced by the Technical and Further Education Act 2017 (TAFEA 2017), the Further Education Bodies (Insolvency)...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): in light of the coronavirus crisis, the government announced temporary measures to support the employed. For more detail on this support for the...

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What is know-how? ‘Know-how’ is technical or practical knowledge resulting from research or experience and usually relates to the way something is done. This technical or...

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The public sector equality duty (PSED) as defined and set out in Part 11 of the Equality Act 2010 (EqA 2010) comprises: • a general equality duty—the over-arching...

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A charity may be excepted from registration if it: • is excepted by Order of the Charities Commission (and complies with any conditions), and • has a gross income not...

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Exempt charity means any institution that is within Charities Act 2011, Sch 3 (CA 2011). Examples of charities included in Sch 3 are: • many educational institutions, eg...

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Charities Act 2011 (CA 2011), s 30 sets out the requirements for registering charities. Every charity must be registered unless they are an exempt charity listed under...

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This Agreement is made on [insert date] (the Commencement Date) between the following parties (each a ‘party’ and together the ‘parties’): Parties 1 [insert researcher...

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This Agreement is made on [insert date] (the ‘Commencement Date’) between the following parties (each a ‘party’ and together the ‘parties’): Parties 1 [insert researcher...

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What is a Royal Charter? The term 'Royal Charter' has transformed over time. Originally, a Royal Charter was a procedure by which the Crown could grant corporate...

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The public sector equality duty (PSED) as defined and set out in Part 11 of the Equality Act 2010 (EqA 2010) comprises: • a general equality duty—the over-arching...

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The public sector equality duty (PSED) as defined and set out in Part 11 of the Equality Act 2010 (sections 149–159) (EqA 2010) is made up of a ‘general equality duty’...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 (CA 2020). CA 2020, ss 37–38, Sch 16 Pt 1–Sch 16 Pt 3, Sch...

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The tainted charity donations rules, set out in Schedule 3 of the Finance Act 2011 (FA 2011), aim to deter the abuse of reliefs which are available in relation to income...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 (CA 2020). CA 2020, ss 37–38, Sch 16 Pt 1–Sch 16 Pt 3, Sch...

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The different types of universities and their governance arrangements Universities in England are constituted in a variety of ways and therefore have a range of different...

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