Russell-Cooke’s charity and social business team invites you to the first seminar of the spring series.

Wednesday 29 April 2015 | Data protection for charities
Data protection can appear complex and getting it wrong can be expensive. This session will help you get it right, including looking at:
• the data protection principles, personal data and sensitive personal data
• obligations as data controller
• using outside agencies
• fundraising
• particular issues for charities including volunteers
• avoiding costly mistakes
• proposed legal changes

Guest speaker Caroline Parks of the British Heart Foundation (formerly of Macmillan Cancer Support) will share her practical experiences in this area.

16.45 – Registration with refreshments
17.00 – Seminar commences
18.00 – Networking & drinks – a chance to network with your peers and ask questions of our team

David Mears – partner, Russell-Cooke
Caroline Parks – legal counsel, British Heart Foundation

Register your place
Date: Wednesday 29 April 2015
Venue: 7 Bedford Row, WC1R 4BS – map
Yes – I would like to reserve my place

If you have any problems registering please email or call the events team on +44 (0)20 8394 6368

Our team
The charity and social business team acts for charities, not for profit organisations and social enterprises. Our seminars are designed to help your trustees and senior management teams identify and address some of the legal issues and challenges arising from your activities and those faced by the wider sector. Our team’s first-hand experience, as advisers and as trustees, and the informed views of other attendees, makes these sessions a useful tool for keeping abreast of relevant legal developments.

Upcoming events
Monday 27 April 2015 – HR Conference – Future proofing the workplace, jointly hosted by Russell-Cooke and National Council of Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)

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sobus is a new Community Development Agency for Hammersmith & Fulham. It has been created through the merger of the Community and Voluntary Sector Association Hammersmith & Fulham (CaVSA) and the Fulham Community Partnership Trust (FCPT). Building on the strengths of both organisations, sobus aims to provide a wider range of support services for local charities, community groups, social enterprises and start up businesses.