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Nonprofit Legal Resources

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The Nonprofit Organizations Committee seeks to advance the practices of nonprofit and professional associations law and to help ACC members working in these areas better serve their clients. Resources provided include information on taxes and best practices for working with nonprofit organizations.

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Upcoming Meeting

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 3:00 PM ET, 8:00 PM GMT
Includes an online presentation

Top Five Emerging Issues Impacting Nonprofits in 2015

Speakers will discuss issues and developments that in-house counsel for non-profits should be on the look out for in 2015. Jerald A. Jacobs, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP Dawn Crowell Murphy, Associate, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Recent Committee-Developed Resources

Nonprofit Fundraising: Top Ten Things to Know about Charitable Solicitation Regulation

Nov 2014 Top Ten
Sponsored by Venable LLP
Approximately 40 states require charitable solicitation registration, and navigating the maze of laws and registration/renewal regulations can be laborious. While many nonprofits outsource registration ...

Preliminary Considerations for a Nonprofit’s Potential Activities Abroad

Sep 2014 Form & Policy Download doc
Sponsored by Venable LLP
A chart that outlines Organizational Options for Specific/Isolated Events and the advantages and disadvantages to consider.

Nonprofit Joint Venture, Affiliation & Collaboration Decision Chart

Sep 2014 Form & Policy Download doc
Sponsored by Venable LLP
A sample decision chart to consult when dealing with joint ventures and collaborative decision making.