With Data Protection reform now on the brink of being finalised, now is the time to think about what steps you should take to get ready for the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”).
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The means by which charitable organisations engage in fundraising has been covered extensively in the media, resulting in reviews of fundraising practices. Regardless of the outcome of the reviews, ensuring that your own organisation's practice is the best it can be in terms of the law is vital.
In the four years since the Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) structure was introduced for charities in Scotland, the number of charitable organisations incorporating as SCIOs has steadily increased.
The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator ("OSCR") has announced plans to embark upon a review of charitable independent schools. Around 50 are to be reviewed from this autumn, to ensure that they continue to meet the charity test – in particular, that they provide public benefit.
Since 2008, Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP, the Institute of Fundraising and the Charity Finance Group have canvassed the views of charity finance professionals and fundraisers, through regular surveys, on the impact of the economic and funding environment on their sector.