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Twelve BWB solicitors have been included in the inaugural ratings list London Super Lawyers 2014 by Thomson Reuters.
The award will reflect Stephen’s commitment to innovation in tackling social issues.
BWB sponsored the Health & Social Care Social Enterprise award, which went to Social adVentures, a Salford-based social enterprise.
Stephanie Biden has been appointed as adviser to the joint committee that is undertaking pre-legislative scrutiny of the draft Protection of Charities Bill.
Bates Wells Braithwaite acted for the independent reviewer of the Advertising Standards Authority Adjudications and for the Advertising Standards Authority.
BWB has welcomed a ruling by the High Court that the Warburg Institute’s sole trustee is obliged to maintain the institute as an ‘independent unit’.
The High Court has rejected the University of London’s claims that all additions to the Warburg Institute since 1944 belong to the university.
The EAT has rejected an employment tribunal’s judgment that actors engaged under a profit-sharing arrangement are ‘workers’ and therefore entitled to the minimum wage.
Giving both parents the right to take time off may be a novel idea, but in practice it is unlikely to change the position and pay of women, according to Lucy McLynn.
Lawrie Simanowitz, charity partner at Bates Wells Braithwaites, has been quoted in Third Sector, saying that guidance for telephone fundraisers needs to be ‘properly enforced’.
BWB has reported the passing of Stephen Lloyd: ‘our colleague, friend and inspirational former senior partner, who gave so much to the charity and social enterprise sector’.
BWB’s Melanie Carter has made a submission to the Electoral Commission for the further improvement of the guidance on non-party campaigning.
Simon Steeden has called for more clarity on the Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014.
Bates Wells Braithwaite has recently acted for the Ramblers in its successful bid to get the Isle of Wight added to the England Coast Path.
Bates Wells Braithwaite has welcomed a decision that establishes the Human Dignity Trust’s activities to protect the human rights of LGBTI people around the world as for the public benefit.
Bates Wells Braithwaite has advised the RNIB as part of a three-way arrangement resulting in the reorganisation with its associate charity, Action for Blind People.
Alistair Williams, senior paralegal at Bates Wells Braithwaite, recently acted pro bono for the Ramblers charity, which was representing the rights of its walkers in a dispute over rights of way.