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Refusal to answer due diligence questions

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Backinthe1960s Thu 19-May-16 11:47:02

I am a community governor at my local school and I serve on the Academy sub-committee. We are hoping to join a multi-academy chain but at the moment the senior staff at the MAT are refusing to answer our due diligence questions. This worries me and I cannot think of any obvious reason why they are acting like this. Any ideas about what we should do next?

prh47bridge Thu 19-May-16 12:24:48

Not really a legal question. If they won't answer your due diligence questions I would recommend looking for another MAT.

zikreetdreaming Sun 22-May-16 20:31:20

Are they actually refusing to answer (in which case I'd assume the worst and get out now) or are they just disorganised, slow etc. The second isn't a good sign either but not particularly unusual.

This assumes the due diligence you've requested isn't a questionnaire a million pages long asking if they've ever eaten a kumquat...

Backinthe1960s Mon 23-May-16 10:09:53

Short simple questions - that they refuse to answer.

zikreetdreaming Mon 23-May-16 11:06:37

Get out while you can.

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