Author name: Brigit Hanwell, Mike Scott and Simon Wethered
Charles Russell LLP
St Valentine's Day heralded the circulation of The Charities Act 2006 (Commencement No.1, Transitional Provisions and Savings) Order 2007 by the Office of the Third Sector, which brings into force the first set of provisions of the Charities Act 2006 ("the act").
Author name: Neasa Coen & Martin Paisner
Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
Individual trustees of unincorporated charities enter into contracts on behalf of the charity in their personal capacity and so they are exposed to personal liability under those contracts.