We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 10

How does dark money stay dark?

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 7 2014

After the U.S. Supreme Court Citizens United case invalidated certain prohibitions in the Federal Election Campaign Act (FECA), the campaign finance

IRS issues initial guidance to curb political activity by 501(C)(4) organizations

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 5 2013

On November 26, 2013, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding permissible political activities by

Boards must ask questions to avoid front-page headlines like this

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 26 2013

Board members of any organization must keep in mind that their oversight responsibilities require them to ask tough questions to avoid having their

What nonprofits need to know About political activity

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 15 2012

Although the 2012 election is now over, there are still many things nonprofits should be aware of when it comes to political activity

Legislation would let schools, nonprofits and local governments refinance bonds under tax-exempt financing for a second time

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 5 2012

On September 25, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-Colorado) introduced House Resolution 6560, the Local Schools and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2012, to give school districts, nonprofits and other local governments the ability to refinance their bonds for a second time using tax-exempt financing, according to a press release from Coffman’s office

Larger booster groups now required to register with Ohio Attorney General

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 4 2012

The Ohio Attorney General, exercising the rule-making authority of his office, has significantly modified the administrative rule relating to the registration of school booster organizations as “charitable trusts.”

IRS may tighten political activity rules for 501(c)(4)s

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 24 2012

In a letter from the IRS Exempt Organization Director Lois Lerner to concerned organizations, it was announced that consideration is being given to revising the rules relating to political activities by 501(c)(4) organizations

Lobbying activity by non-profit corporations: benefits of 501(h) election

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 28 2010

Non-profit corporations that participate in lobbying can often effect change that advances their mission

GOFBCI announces the Together Ohio: Summer Learning Initiative funding opportunity

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 13 2010

The Governor's Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives (GOFBCI) has announced the release of the Together Ohio: Summer Learning Initiative, a competitive grant program for schools, universities and other non-profit organizations that are interested in offering summer learning experiences to low-income youth

Governor Strickland proposes to allow state department nonprofits

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2009

Many charitable groups, including the United Way, are concerned about a budget bill (H.B. 1) provision that would allow state departments to form nonprofit groups of their own and increase the competition for decreasing amounts of donations