Andrew Small, partner in the charity and social business team, is speaking at the MBL webinar on land transactions involving charities.

This webinar will cover the many distinct legal issues that are thrown up by property transactions involving charities, and will provide an update on the direction of travel for the law in this area, following the publication of the Law Commission report in September 2017.

Andrew Small, will look at the following:

  • how to identify when land is held by a charity?
  • what steps must a charity selling land take?
  • what to check if you are buying land from a charity?
  • how to deal with land in a charity merger
  • What the risks are for trustees if they get it wrong following Bayoumi v Women's Total Abstinence Educational Union Ltd and the Charity Commission inquiry into the Spiritualist Association of Great Britain
  • what changes will a new Charities Act make?
  • when do you need to involve the Charity Commission?


Wednesday 18 July 2018


This pre-recorded webinar will be streamed at 12:30pm on Wednesday 18 July 2018 and will remain available to view by delegates who have registered for 90 days.

For costs and to book your place on this webinar visit the MBL website.