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University may have indirectly discriminated by insisting on PhD for new lecturers

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 1 2014

The Employment Appeal Tribunal has recently addressed an issue that is of interest to many educational institutions: could making a PhD an absolute

All change at English Heritage?

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 30 2014

Earlier this month, the Government published the results of the consultation into its plans for English Heritage. These proposals include splitting

Court of Appeal restates limits of what is required in a consultation exercise

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 23 2014

In The Queen (on the application of United Company Rusal PLC) -v- London Metal Exchange, the Court of Appeal has overturned a High Court judgment

Education real estate VAT avoidance decision

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 15 2014

The Upper (tax) Tribunal has held that a lease and leaseback arrangement designed to ensure that a University could recover VAT on construction costs

More good news from the HE estates sector

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 25 2014

Last week I posted a blog about a report highlighting the scale of the Russell Group of Universities' development plans. Hot on the heels of that

Universities and the business of real estate

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 17 2014

In May, I wrote about the growing links between universities and business and the rising number of high profile partnerships and ventures between

Recent procurement guidance and policy

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • August 11 2014

We review recent government procurement guidance and policy including: The new core PQQ questions issued recently by the Cabinet Office; The Small

Electoral Commission guidance on charities, elections and referendums

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 23 2014

Charities will have been waiting for the Electoral Commission's guidance to help organisations comply with the new stricter rules on campaigning in

Re-reading the Riot Act: compensation for riot damage

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • July 18 2014

On the night of 8 August 2011 a group of 20 to 25 gang members aged between 12 and 20 with faces concealed by headscarves and armed with at least

Consultation on Social Mobility and Child Poverty

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 19 2014

The Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission has issued a call for evidence in preparation for its second State of the Nation Annual Report due