Post on 27 Sep 2017
Last week, the Department for Education published details of the new National Funding Formula (NFF) to be rolled out next year. The NFF, described as a fairer funding system, promises to end the 'postcode lottery' historically associated with school funding in England. The NFF proposes to base...
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Education
Michelmores Education team | Truro High School
Post on 27 Sep 2017
Name: Dr Glenn Moodie Your current title / role: Headmaster of Truro High School Brief career background I am from New Zealand but came to the UK in 1998 to read a PhD in Classics at the University of Bristol. Along the way I accidentally became a teacher. My first post was at Clifton College and...
Education
Post on 26 Sep 2017
Experiencing conflicts within the workplace is not uncommon and managing them can be tricky. Employers will, naturally, want to deal with any conflict at an early stage in order to save time and costs and to also minimise any stress. However, if an employee's conflict remains unresolved internally...
Employment Law
Post on 25 Sep 2017
Data protection can come up when managing a complaint in different ways. The main things schools need to be aware of are freedom of information (FOI) and subject access requests (SAR). It is important that schools have policies in place that set out how these are dealt with and guidance is...
Education
Post on 25 Sep 2017
Michelmores has advised Whitman Howard Limited as financial adviser and broker to Levrett plc, in relation to its £12m acquisition of UK pharmaceutical development company Nuformix and associated £2.3m placing. The enlarged group (to be renamed Nuformix plc) is to re-list on the standard segment of...
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Corporate law
Post on 25 Sep 2017
Michelmores' Partner and Head of International Arbitration, Garbhan Shanks considers the options over one year on from the Referendum. On 24 June 2016, the result of the UK's referendum on EU membership revealed that the majority of UK voters had opted to leave the union. Since that date, the UK...
Arbitration
Litigation
Brexit
News
Post on 22 Sep 2017
In part 1 we covered, in outline, the various ways in which inequalities in the value of pension savings held by each party to a divorce financial settlement could be resolved. Offsetting Where there is an imbalance in the value of the pension savings belonging to each party and that imbalance...
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Family Law
Post on 21 Sep 2017
Michelmores' Energy team has advised Social and Sustainable Capital (SASC), a fund manager and social enterprise, on its latest investment into the UK’s largest community energy project, Portworthy Community Energy near Stratford-Upon-Avon in Warwickshire. The investment from SASC’s recently...
Renewable Energy
Post on 21 Sep 2017
Michelmores' Partner, Tom Torkar comments on the recent European Union position paper on Data Protection On 7 September 2017, the European Commission (the Commission) published its position paper on the use of personal data and certain classified information obtained or processed before the date on...
Brexit
Post on 18 Sep 2017
Public Procurement post-Brexit : Michelmores' Senior Associate, Michael Papadakis comments on the European Commission's recent position paper The European Commission (the EC) published a position paper on Public procurement which contains the main principles of the European Union (EU) position in...
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Brexit

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