“Company?/CIC?/co-op?”- What are the suitable legal structures used for social enterprise in NI?
Thursday, June 8, 2017 -
12:00 to 14:00
Belfast Venue TBC
This lunchtime event will explore the “pros and cons” of the most common legal structures used for social enterprise in Northern Ireland.
Join Colin Jess from Social Enterprise NI and Jenny Ebbage and Catherine Cooney from Edwards & Co. Solicitors to learn more.
David Hunter from Acceptable Enterprises will provide a Case Study exploring their Social Enterprise model and how the Company has developed particularly over the last 3 -4 years. They are a Limited Company without share capital and also a registered Charity. Within the organisation they have established seven separate ‘cost centres’ for each part of the business. Each business activity has to ‘wash its own face’. They have contracts and SLA’S with many blue chip companies and are an ISO 9001 accredited company.