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Cervical screening targets are still not being met

Natalie Hirst

18.01.2021

Women between the ages of 25 and 64 are invited for regular cervical screening under the NHS Cervical Screening Programme. The intention is to detect abnormalities within the cervix, which could develop into cervical cancer if left untreated.A damning report by the National Audit Office in 2019 highlighted a number of problems in the cervical […]

Clinical negligence

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What is hybrid family mediation and is it for me?

Karen Barham

18.01.2021

Family mediation is a way of sorting out any issues you might have about dividing up your finances upon a separation or divorce, and/or to discuss the arrangements for your children. In “classic” family mediation there would be you, your ex-partner / spouse and the mediator. Other professionals or a co-mediator may be involved where […]

Family and divorce

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‘No jab, no job’ – why we don’t advise employers to have a mandatory vaccination policy

Naomi Greenwood

15.01.2021

We hear in the news this week that Charlie Mullins, famously litigious founder and CEO of Pimlico Plumbers, has announced that he has instructed the company’s lawyers to draft new employment contracts making it mandatory for staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If that is the case, it is not an enviable position for those […]

Covid recovery | Employment

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Webinar: Guiding charities through meeting protocols and how to efficiently conduct business

Moore Barlow

Event date: 22.04.2021

Meetings are a fact of life when it comes to running a charity. The way a charity is structured will dictate what meetings need to be held. In this webinar Gordon Reid and Helen Harvie from the Charities Team at Moore Barlow will look at those different meetings, how they should be convened, what processes […]

Charities | Covid recovery | Webinar

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Webinar: Dealing with Charity Property – an overview of the requirements of the Charities Act and how to comply with them

Moore Barlow

Event date: 25.03.2021

Many charities have property assets, which are sometimes quite substantial. The Charities Act imposes various requirements in relation to dealings with charity property to ensure that the assets are protected for charitable purposes. In this webinar, Gordon Reid and George Shepherd from the Charities Team at Moore Barlow will explain the requirements and how charity […]

Charities | Covid recovery | Webinar

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Seven figure settlement for cyclist following a road traffic collision

Moore Barlow

11.01.2021

Our serious injury solicitors took over conduct of a case that was previously being dealt with by another law firm, following a recommendation from the case management company who were providing the client’s rehabilitation programme. On the incident date, our client was cycling to work when he was struck from behind by the Defendant’s vehicle […]

Personal injury

Case study

Peter Jeffery leads team on Transparity Solutions’ significant investment from Beech Tree Private Equity

Peter Jeffery

11.01.2021

Transparity is a market leading Microsoft cloud specialist and provides major UK companies with a complete offering of Microsoft cloud manged services. The shareholders of Transparity were looking to expand the business and ensure continuous growth for the future, along with a planned exit from the company, and so decided to seek long-term investment. The […]

Corporate

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Webinar: Duties and responsibilities of charity trustees’ – what does good governance look like?

Moore Barlow

Event date: 25.02.2021

It has never been more important for charity trustees to understand the nature of their role and what is required of them, so that they can ensure to the best of their ability that the charity is well run and pursuing its objects as effectively as possible. In this webinar Gordon Reid, Helen Harvie and […]

Charities | Covid recovery | Webinar

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Clarification on who can be furloughed

Katherine Maxwell

08.01.2021

The government has updated its guidance on which employees may be put on furlough through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.  It has clarified that employees will be eligible for the grant and can be furloughed if they are unable to work (including from home or working reduced hours) because they: are clinically extremely vulnerable, or […]

Covid recovery | Employment

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Webinar: Strategic Planning for 2021 – how should charities approach restructures and redundancies?

Moore Barlow

Event date: 21.01.2021

Given the unprecedented financial challenges of 2020 and the impending end of the extended furlough scheme, many charities are actively restructuring and considering redundancy consultations. In this webinar, Adam McRae-Taylor and Olivia Stanton, employment law specialists in the Moore Barlow Charities Team, will share with charity leaders and HR managers the key things they need […]

Charities | Covid recovery | Webinar

Case study

Scaffolder receives six figure settlement following accident at work

Michael Hayward

05.01.2021

Our client was employed as a scaffolder working with a team. As the team was erecting the scaffolding our client stepped on a board which had not been properly secured by his colleagues and fell 6 meters through the scaffolding. He suffered 3 fractures in his spinal column, damage to the spinal disc and 4 […]

Personal injury

Event

Webinar: Independent schools – Strategic planning for the challenges of 2021

Moore Barlow

After one of the most challenging years in recent memory, strategic planning for the year to come has never been more vital. In this wide-ranging webinar Joanna Lada-Walicki, Adam McRae-Taylor and Gordon Reid consider the key topics on the agenda for independent school senior leaders and governors for the year ahead. Topics covered include: The […]

Covid recovery | Independent schools | Webinar


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