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November 03, 2021

Charity Essentials - November 2021

Charity Essentials - November 2021

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The Court of Appeal case of Cornerstone Fostering v Ofsted has revisited the potential areas of conflict between religious belief and sexual orientation. This article reviews the case and highlights what faith charities need to be aware of.

This article explores how to avoid some of the most common mistakes that charities make in trustees’ email management processes, which should make dealing with subject access requests (SARs) less painful.

Charities can be particularly vulnerable to fraud and cybercrime, especially with increased levels of home working. This article looks at what action charities can take to make their fraud and financial procedures more robust.

Natasha's Law - charities need to be aware of new laws around allergen labelling

In October 2021 the way that organisations provide allergen information on ‘pre-packed for direct sale’ (PPDS) food changed. This article explains what labelling changes need to be implemented by charities, including those running care homes, schools and hospitals.

Partner Hannah Kubie wrote a reflective and informative article for Civil Society on what charities should do with tainted donations and its legal implications.

We are delighted to have again been ranked as a top law firm by independent guide Chambers with our Charities and Education teams receiving Band 1 ratings and 18 lawyers recognised by the prestigious guide.

You can read more about our latest Chambers rankings here.

Charities and HQ Office Relocations - 09.11.2021

With the acceleration of hybrid working this webinar, which Stone King is co-hosting with Cluttons, will cover the core legal and property fundamentals around balancing opportunities to save costs and enhancing productivity, setting out the key considerations.

Tips and Traps in Wills for Charities - 23.11.2021

This webinar is aimed at those working in the charity sector and looks at how to understand and interpret wills, as well as unforeseen consequences of how poor phrasing in wills can affect charitable legacies.

Virtual Charity Training: The Essential trustee and governance in practice - 24.11.2021

Stone King’s free training programme to equip charity trustees and members of senior management teams with the knowledge they need to carry out their roles effectively.

Appointing a Charity Trustee: Practical Lessons

This webinar is aimed at charities and potential trustees, to help charities find the right individuals to act as charity trustees, and to help potential trustees find the best role for them and present the right profile.