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Data protection law is changing. Are you ready?

With data protection regulation changes expected mid-2018, failure to prepare now may result in the inconvenience of a last minute rush, or worse, a fine for non-compliance.

Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016 receives Royal Assent

New legislation gives significant powers to the Charity Commission, reforms the regulation of charity fundraising and enables charities to make social investments.

The PSC Register – update for sports clubs

Companies are now required to keep a register of persons who exercise significant control over the company.

Free Workshop for Clubs Seeking Advice on CASC Scheme

Northumberland FA has arranged for a free workshop to be held at law firm Muckle LLP’s offices to help …

Gift Aid on memberships: Panacea or Pandora’s Box?

Guidance offered for clubs considering claiming Gift Aid on membership fees.

Sport England guidance on community assets

Advice on protecting sporting facilities from the hands of developers issued by grassroots organisation

Reply to all? Court rules that emails sent through work accounts can be read by employers

A decision of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has major implications for employees using work IT systems to send private messages.

VAT and grassroots clubs

Why do grassroots football clubs often have to bear the VAT cost of the kit and equipment that they buy?

Grassroots football benefits from professional clubs player transfers

Solidarity Match - Wallsend and Senrab FC

Two of the most famous amateur boys club teams in the UK have been able to benefit from the transfer of their former players …

Renewed push for private schools to open their facilities to communities

The Charity Commission has agreed to voluntarily look into how private schools with charitable status use their facilities.