logo-education
0370 270 6000

already registered?

Please sign in with your existing account details.

need to register?

Register to access exclusive content, sign up to receive our updates and personalise your experience on brownejacobson.com.

Privacy statement - Terms and conditions

view all related resources

displaying 1-10 of 117

Legal update

16 July 2019 be connected newsletter for education - July 2019

As we approach the final few days of the school term, this edition of BeConnected provides you with the latest in legal updates, news and insight from the sector.

View legal update

Legal update

15 July 2019 New Academies Financial Handbook focuses on strengthening governance and compliance

The new Academies Financial Handbook for 2019 has been released to come into effect from 1 September 2019.

View legal update

Guide

Taking the next steps - MATs

Browne Jacobson has once again been delighted to work in partnership with the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) and the National Governors’ Association (NGA) on the revision of a trio of popular guidance papers focusing on ‘Taking the next steps’ when ‘Considering Forming or Joining a Group of Schools’, ‘Joining a Multi-Academy Trust’ or ‘Forming a Multi-Academy Trust’.

View guide

Legal update

8 April 2019 Articles of Association Services for Catholic MATs

After several years of negotiation the Department for Education (DfE) has released new precedent Articles of Association for Catholic multi-academy trusts (MATs).

View legal update

Legal update

2 April 2019 What duties do members of academy trusts have?

In this article, we review what duties they undertake and consider how these are different from what they set out to be.

View legal update

Legal update

18 December 2018 be connected newsletter for education - December 2018

In this edition we will connect you with a comprehensive selection of the very latest in legal updates, news and insight from the education sector.

View legal update

Legal update

20 September 2018 be connected newsletter for education - September 2018

In this edition we will connect you with a comprehensive selection of the very latest in legal updates, news and insight from the education sector.

View legal update

Legal update

29 August 2018 Update on sponsored schools and transfer of surpluses

Sponsors should be aware of the recent guidance released by the Department for Education in connection to the transfer of surplus on sponsored academy conversions.

View legal update

Legal update

29 August 2018 Top challenges for The Bishop Fraser Trust

The Bishop Fraser Trust is a new MAT set up with St James’s CE High School, Canon Slade High School and Bolton St Catherine’s Academy.

View legal update

Legal update

22 August 2018 Recent court case confirms charitable duties of members of a charity

The judgment raises interesting questions about whether, if they have fiduciary duties, members could be considered to be in breach of them and whether academy trust should have policies about avoiding potential breaches of duty by members.

View legal update

displaying 1-10 of 117

filter by

Filter by content type