Articles and information for charities during the Covid-19 crises.

Bates Wells

How will coronavirus (Covid-19) affect your organisations, operations and employees? Read our latest thinking.

Stone King

With Coronavirus classified as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation, what are the key legal implications for our clients? Our teams across the Education, Charity & Social Enterprise, Business sectors as well as Personal Law have compiled answers to the main questions our clients have been asking us in relation to Coronavirus, and all our teams are on hand to help.

Charles Russell Speechley

The world as we know it is rapidly changing in response to the outbreak of the Coronavirus. There is enormous impact on us personally, but also on the way we do business and there will be long term effects of the measures that are being put in place now to contain the virus. We are providing insight and knowledge on the changing landscape and how that might affect personal and business affairs across multiple sectors.

Surviving coronavirus: FAQs for UK employers

COVID-19 or ‘coronavirus’ has thrown up a myriad of questions for employers. Here we want to share with you some that we have been asked and how we have answered them so far. The guidance from government is still sketchy so we have had to fill in some of the detail working from experience and first principles. We updated this article, in accordance with new government information, on Monday 6 April, 2020.

What Coronavirus means to Charities

There’s no denying that the coronavirus pandemic will have thrown many charity’s operational and financial plans into disarray, and possibly on a number of fronts simultaneously

Withers Charity Update April 2020

As the situation caused by coronavirus pandemic continues to evolve, we are aiming to keep you updated with developments in the charity sector, and those that will likely impact charities. In case you missed it, our previous update can be found here.

Coronavirus and Dispute Resolution: what do you need to know?

In this week's roundup, we examine what the evolving coronavirus pandemic could mean for commercial agreements with a particular focus on contractual obligations, force majeure and frustration.

The coronavirus crisis has affected all charities

As part of our programme of support for charities, and in response to the pandemic, we have co-created a series of webinars. The webinars are designed to help trustees through this period of uncertainty by covering a range of topics from fundraising to reviewing your charity's strategy. In our first webinar recording: Through a crisis - strategy, we will be asking whether your strategy is still right for a post pandemic world and has your charity got the right structure to prosper in the future.