Roundup of the current issues facing charity legacies – the view from the sector

BWB are excited to be hosting their annual, ever-popular event in conjunction with Remember A Charity as part of Remember A Charity in Your Will Week – the annual awareness raising campaign which aims to encourage people to consider leaving a legacy to charity when writing or updating their Will.    

Dates & Times

September 12, 2017 @ 12:00 am

In addition to specialists from BWB’s Legacies, Trusts & Probate Disputes team, this year’s event will bring together expertise from key sector speakers in discussing the latest issues affecting charitable legacies:

   Emma Bockhop - Remember A Charity

   Meg Abdy – Legacy Foresight

   Chris Millward – Institute of Legacy Management    

   Michael Clark – Cystic Fibrosis Trust 

This event will take place on Tuesday 12 September 2017 at BWB’s offices followed by a drinks reception, and will include:   

  • Remember A Charity: its work and the importance of charity legacies
  • Brexit and a minority government: implications and predictions for the legacy market
  • Current issues for charity legacies: possible implications of Brexit and the Great Repeal Bill, the new Law Commission consultation on Wills  and a snapshot of key data protection issues 
  • Charity legacy disputes: top takeaways from recent cases and looking to the future
  • Latest views from the Institute of Legacy Management
  • From a charity’s perspective: pressures on legacy fundraising in the current climate
  • Sector panel discussion
  • Networking opportunities

      If you or someone else in your organisation would like to attend this seminar please register your interest below. This event is always oversubscribed so please book early to avoid disappointment.