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Yes, it is very likely to be a conflict for employees of an incorporated society to also sit on the governing body of the society. They should not...
Community Law Wellington & Hutt Valley answered 5 Sep 2013
It would depend whether the settlor had the capacity to understand what they were doing in establishing the trust. They need to have had capacity...
Community Law Wellington & Hutt Valley answered 19 Sep 2012
You will need to do a lot of reading and possibly get some legal advice. To be a charity, you need to register with the Charities Commission....
Community Law Wellington & Hutt Valley answered 10 Aug 2012
In this case yes - but it depends very much on the circumstances, and in many cases you cannot. The law creates several different protections...
Community Law Wellington & Hutt Valley answered 12 Jul 2012