*NSW child abuse claims no longer time barred *the ACNC has been spared *unpaid parental leave
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Not-for-Profit Law Notes - Emil Ford Lawyers
March 2016
Dear <<First Name>>,

In this issue of Not-for-Profit Law Notes, we are pleased to bring you the latest on the ACNC as well as news of changes to legislation that allows child abuse claims to be made without any time limits.  

Enjoy the read!


David Ford
Child Abuse Claims No Longer Time Barred
There is now no time limit on bringing any claim that relates to death or personal injury from child abuse.  This means that claims against charities, schools and other not-for-profits based on negligence of the organisation or its employees cannot be time barred.
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ACNC has been spared!
Ministers Porter and O’Dwyer have at last pulled the plug on the Government’s plans to scuttle the ACNC. The ACNC will now work towards enhancing compliance by charities, particularly in the areas of governance, accountability, transparency and fundraising.  How does this affect you?
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ACNC transitional reporting arrangements

Transitional reporting provisions are being extended to allow the ACNC to accept certain reports lodged with other government agencies. This is of particular interest to charities that are incorporated associations or schools.

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Request to extend unpaid parental leave

Do you know what to do when an employee asks to extend their unpaid parental leave? Changes to the Fair Work Act have moved the goal posts.

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