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Charity Commission Recruitment

2018-07-11T10:22:00+00:00July 11th, 2018|

The Charity Commission is recruiting for two key specialist posts in its Legal Services Directorate - Policy Lawyer and Litigation Lawyer The Policy Lawyer would be closely involved in developing and assuring the legal integrity of the Commission’s regulatory policy.  The Litigation Lawyer’s role would include managing and co-ordinating the Commission’s litigation in [...]

Job – Head of Legal Function at the Charity Commission

2018-02-14T14:03:07+00:00February 14th, 2018|

Each Head of Legal Function takes the professional lead in supporting the Commission's strategic aims and operational goals in relation to these areas across the Commission by giving legal advice and conducting where appropriate high profile and complex legal cases and policy issues.We have five Legal functions within the Directorate: • Charitable status • Compliance [...]

Charity Commission Job Opportunities

2017-11-09T10:48:06+00:00November 9th, 2017|

Letter to Nicola Evans from the Charity Commission.   Note: The closing date has been extended to 12th November   Nicola​ ​Evans Chair Charity​ ​Law​ ​Association NicolaEVANS@bdb-law.co.uk Date​: 11 October 2017 Dear Nicola, Charity​ ​Commission​ ​Legal​ ​Service​ ​–​ ​job​ ​opportunities As you know, the Charity Commission registers and regulates charities in England and Wales, [...]

Charity Law & Policy Unit Seminar

2017-01-17T14:46:55+00:00January 17th, 2017|

Dear friends and colleagues, First of all, I wish you all a very happy, healthy and successful 2017. I am pleased to invite you to attend our next Charity Law & Policy Unit Seminar which we will be holding at the London Campus. This will be a presentation by CLPU colleague, Dr John Picton, who [...]

New Charity Authorised Investment Fund Structure (CAIF)

2017-02-02T15:09:58+00:00October 12th, 2016|

As announced by the government in last year’s March budget, we are delighted to confirm the launch of a new Charity Authorised Investment Fund structure following a number of years of work by the Charity Investors Group, the Charity Law Association, the Investment Association, the Charity Commission and the Financial Conduct Authority. This structure will [...]