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Complainant Name:
Trustees of the Society Network Foundation and Big Society Network Limited

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Independent

Complaint:

The Trustees of the Society Network Foundation and Big Society Network Limited, via their solicitors, complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had published a number of inaccuracies in an article, which discussed interactions between the Big Society Network and the Charity Commission, in breach of Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved after the PCC negotiated the publication of the following clarification, to make clear that the companies remained in existence at the time of publication, as a footnote to the online article:

We have been asked to point out that Big Society Network and the Society Network Foundation have not been wound up as corporate entities.

Date Published: 05/09/2014



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