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Published: 29 March 2018
Sector: Education

Higher Education Bulletin - March 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of our Higher Education bulletin!
In this month's edition:

The Regulatory Framework and registration: more questions than answers
A look at two of the key OfS registration requirements and some of the questions these raise for universities

Can India be the Philosopher’s Stone for the UK’s education market?
A guest article contributed by Nishith Desai Associates looking at the opportunities for UK universities in India

Knowledge Exchange Framework – a progress report
The background to and an update on the development of the KEF

Managing protests
A reminder of some of the steps universities can take to prevent or bring an end to protests on campus

New mandatory requirements for heads of terms in commercial leases
Proposals for new requirements which will apply to the negotiation of commercial leases

Holiday pay
Can employers cap zero-hours/part time employees’ holiday pay to 12.07% of annual earnings or should holiday pay be calculated under the provisions of the Employment Rights Act 1996?

"We’re delighted to be at the beginning of a partnership between two teams who share the same winning spirit and focus on supporting talent to achieve their potential. Everyone here has a great sense of pride and excitement to be working with Team England – a team that, after all, reflects just how much can be achieved by a diverse and varied group of individuals all focused on one goal. We can’t wait to get started."

Joanna Thornell, Client and Markets Director, Shakespeare Martineau