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Directors of nonprofit held financially liable for relying on incompetent officers and lack of oversight

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 6 2015

In a striking decision earlier this year, the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a jury's findings of liability for breach of fiduciary duties and

Pennsylvania youth serving organizations, volunteers and background checks

  • Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 17 2015

Take note of a new law (H.B. 435) effective this year in Pennsylvania which requires a criminal history background check for volunteers seeking to

Maximizing retirement assets

  • Arnold & Porter LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 4 2015

A growing proportion of wealth is held in retirement vehicles, such as 401(k), IRA, and 403(b) accounts. To maximize the tax and creditor protection

When can employees provide unpaid volunteer services?

  • Day Pitney LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 24 2012

All employers, including nonprofit organizations, need to know when their employees can and cannot provide unpaid volunteer services to the organization

Changes in the California Nonprofit Corporation Law affecting public benefit corporations

  • Locke Lord LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 16 2009

On October 11, 2009, Governor Schwarzenegger signed AB 1233 that amends the California Nonprofit Corporation Law (the "Nonprofit Law") effective January 1, 2010

Significant changes made to Michigan laws governing nonprofit corporations

  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 10 2015

On January 15, 2015, Acts Nos. 557, 558 and 559 of the Michigan Public Acts of 2014 became law. These acts make significant changes to the Michigan

Shutting down charitable sweeps: new Florida law has potential effect on cause marketers

  • Venable LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 23 2013

Last week, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed into law FL HB 155, a bill that makes significant changes to the Florida Game Promotion Statute with

Religious institutions update: March 2015

  • Holland & Knight LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 5 2015

Several interrelated legal developments make it more important than ever for religious institutions intending to qualify for exemptions to generally

USUK dual qualified charities

  • Bircham Dyson Bell
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • November 26 2010

US citizens (and other individuals subject to US income tax) who are resident in the UK, may be subject to tax in either the US or the UK when they make contributions to charity unless the charity is dual qualified

New York sales tax: risks for limited partners and members of LLC's

  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 7 2010

New York art galleries generally are required to collect and pay over to New York State any New York sales tax that arises from the sale of a work of art