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Student Contracts - A Fair Deal?

Friday, 30 September 2016

On 22 July 2016, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) published its consumer law compliance review report into the Higher Education (HE) undergraduate sector

Student Contracts - A Fair Deal?

Articles & Blogs Higher Education

What could I possibly learn from another Bribery Act article?

Monday, 18 April 2016

When I joined VWV last year, my induction included compulsory anti-bribery training, even though I regularly run anti-bribery training for clients.

What could I possibly learn from another Bribery Act article?

Articles & Blogs Higher Education

Protecting and Managing Your Brand

Monday, 18 April 2016

With increasing competition, many higher education institutions are investing heavily in brand development to achieve positive distinctiveness in a crowded market.

Protecting and Managing Your Brand

Articles & Blogs Higher Education

Planning law issues affecting higher education institutions

Monday, 18 April 2016

In this article, we take a look at planning law issues which could help or hinder higher education property developments.

Planning law issues affecting higher education institutions

Articles & Blogs Higher Education

The White Paper - what are the HR implications for higher education institutions?

Monday, 18 April 2016

The Higher Education White Paper - Success as a Knowledge Economy: Teaching Excellence, Social Mobility and Student Choice - sets out a number of proposals for reform of the sector.

The White Paper - what are the HR implications for higher education institutions?

Articles & Blogs Higher Education

BUFDG annual conference 2016 - leading finance for high performance

Tuesday, 05 April 2016

The conference season has well and truly started with this year's BUFDG conference generously hosted by the University of Lincoln in the early Spring.

BUFDG annual conference 2016 - leading finance for high performance

Articles & Blogs Higher Education

Green Paper - Proposed Deregulation of Higher Education Corporations

Wednesday, 24 February 2016

The Green Paper published by the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills in November 2015 sets out proposals to significantly reform the higher education sector in a number of ways.

Green Paper - Proposed Deregulation of Higher Education Corporations

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Caring for your brand

Friday, 11 March 2016

To secure legal protection for their brands, universities should not lose sight of the intellectual property rights involved

Caring for your brand

Articles & Blogs Higher Education Public Sector

Freedom of Information - How to Recognise a Vexatious Request

Thursday, 18 February 2016

Higher education institutions have learnt through hard experience the importance of getting Freedom of Information requests right.

Freedom of Information - How to Recognise a Vexatious Request

Articles & Blogs Higher Education

Immigration - Latest News for Tier 4 Sponsors and Students

Thursday, 18 February 2016

The Home Office has recently introduced a new online application service for Tier 4 students applying for leave from within the UK.

Immigration - Latest News for Tier 4 Sponsors and Students

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Fixed Term Contracts in Higher Education - are there still underlying dangers?

Thursday, 18 February 2016

Fixed term contracts and other types of atypical contracts are widely used in the higher education sector, usually for very good reasons, but they can still set traps for the unwary.

Fixed Term Contracts in Higher Education - are there still underlying dangers?

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Award Winning Debt Recovery Specialist Joins our Higher Education Team

Thursday, 18 February 2016

Dee Kundi, an award winning debt recovery specialist, has joined VWV's expanding Higher Education team as a Partner.

Award Winning Debt Recovery Specialist Joins our Higher Education Team

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Copyright - back from the dead and "fit for the internet age"?

Thursday, 18 February 2016

A few years ago, a prominent politician speaking at a media conference declared that, as a result of internet piracy and the challenges of digital technology, copyright was effectively dead.

Copyright - back from the dead and

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Subsidiary companies - Avoiding the Pitfalls and Maximizing the Benefits

Friday, 08 January 2016

Many higher education institutions establish and use subsidiary companies in the course of managing their day-to-day operations

Subsidiary companies - Avoiding the Pitfalls and Maximizing the Benefits

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A Practical Guide to Major Property Developments

Friday, 13 November 2015

We have all seen the wow factor that accompanies a brand new campus or building.

A Practical Guide to Major Property Developments