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Published: 31 May 2017
Sector: Education

Higher Education Bulletin - May 2017

Welcome to our latest Higher Education Bulletin!

In this month's edition: 

Philanthropic payday for UK universities as donations surpass £1 billion
The increasing benefits to universities from fundraising, particularly legacy donations

Damaging damages remedies in procurement
A recent case which found a clause excluding liability to be reasonable despite the fact that it sought to exclude liability for death and personal injury

Cash machines on campus
A recent case on how business rates apply to ATMs

Is it discriminatory to make an individual with Asperger’s sit a multiple choice test?
A recent case which considered the use of standardised tests in recruitment processes and their potential impact on disabled people.

"We're excited about working with Shakespeare Martineau to show
how integral teamwork is in both sporting and business
environments. We also share similar beliefs when it comes to
fostering upcoming talent."

Paul Blanchard, Chief Executive, Commonwealth Games England