Charity in UK Law
- “Selling Charity”
Charity Art Auctions
Using a unique panel data set of art auctions on eBay, we conduct an empirical analysis of the impact of charity status on the outcome of an auction and find it to be substantial. Charity status in...
...Jon Thorne has been appointed head of financial regulation at the Charity Commission. Thorne originally trained with a firm of chartered accountants in Sheffield and joined the commission in 1992. During this time he has provided financial advisory s......
...Employees of Big Five accountancy firm Deloitte and Touche have raised over 5,000 [pounds sterling] by cycling from London to Cambridge. The event, which is part of a series of fundraising activities, was in aid of the National Society for the Preven......
The employment law implications of charity mergers
Examines the employment law implications for charities considering merger. Considers the employment law problems that are involved in charity mergers and the different strategies that have been emp...
Charity seeks expertise.
...International development charity VSO has launched a campaign to recruit 500 exceptional people to accept the VSO challenge in 2010. It will match the skills of professional volunteers to placements where their expertise can improve the lives of thos......
- Charity and the Well‐to‐Do Sick
Charity affiliation as a determinant of product purchase decisions
A number of large UK charities have extended their product sales into areas not traditionally associated with non‐profit organisations. Examines the connection between a person’s assessment of the ...
- Foundations of Charity Law in the New Welfare State
Using the Wrong Policy Tools: Education, Charity, and Public Benefit
A recent decision on the application of public benefit under the Charities Act 2006 sidestepped the political debate surrounding the charitable status of independent fee‐charging schools. The broad...
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