BInformed Seminar Programme 2018


We will be announcing details of our 2018 seminars in due course - if you have any questions, feedback or topics you would like us to cover, please let us know at or via our hashtag #BInformed 

Date: Wednesday 21 March 2018
13:00 - 14:00
This webinar will give an overview of the legislation governing school placing requests, including the appeals process; key issues arising from case law and practice; and practical ways to mitigate the risk of successful challenge. We will also give an overview of the legal issues that arise in relation to children with additional support needs. Areas covered will include: The placing request process under the Education (Scotland) Act 1980, including grounds for refusal and routes of appeal; Key lessons from placing request case law; and Additional support needs placing...
Date: Thursday 22 March 2018
12:30 - 14:00
Location: Aberdeen
The Lobbying (Scotland) Act 2016 comes fully into force from Monday 12 March 2018 and regulates face to face contact with MSPs, Scottish Ministers and senior servants. From that date, new duties to provide information to the Lobbying Registrar take effect and new criminal offences relating to failures to provide information also come into play. The stated intention of the Act is to increase public transparency around lobbying and it will affect not only professional lobbyists but businesses and other organisations who have discussions with Scottish parliamentarians.   This seminar will...
Date: Wednesday 30 May 2018
09:00 - 10:00
Location: Glasgow
It is almost 12 months since the new IR35 off pay roll regime for the public sector came into force. For the last year, public sector bodies have been dealing with the challenges of determining whether the relationship between contractors engaged via intermediaries is employment and for deducting tax from payments to intermediaries such as personal services companies. Join us on Wednesday 30th of May in Glasgow where our specialists will share with you:- Best practice on implementation of the new rules. What to do when HMRC’s Employment Assessment Tool says “Don’t know...
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