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Federal Grant and Contract News for NonprofitsMay 2017
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2017

As May comes to a close, we continue to review President Trump's full budget, which is conceptually similar to the "skinny" budget released in March


Regulatory Roll-Back: FAQs for Nonprofit Federal Grant Recipients on the President's New "One In, Two Out" Regulatory Policy
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • May 4 2017

The President's recent Executive Order (Order) on reducing regulation and controlling regulatory costs represents the greatest potential change in


DoD Issues Slew of Proposed Rules Updating Grant and Cooperative Agreement Regulations
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 11 2016

Over the past few years, the federal government, through the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB), has significantly rewritten its guidance


Election-Year Tips for Nonprofits: Employee Participation in the Political Process
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2016

From now until the polls close on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, politics will be inescapably in the airand in the workplace. Employees will be talking


Pop Quiz: Regulatory Issues for Colleges Offering Financial Products to Students
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • January 4 2016

On December 16, 2015, the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) sent warning letters to 17 colleges directing them to improve disclosure


Federal grant & contract news for nonprofits - October 2014
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • October 31 2014

October 2014 saw several court decisions with notable implications for federal nonprofit grant recipients. After a federal judge dismissed his False


Pitfalls for nonprofits that receive federal funds: lessons learned from ACORN
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2012

On the heels of an embezzlement scandal, in September 2009, allegations of voter registration fraud and other questionable behavior by employees of the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (“ACORN” or the “Organization”) surfaced following the release of several undercover videos


Lobbying: what does it mean for nonprofits?
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2011

Nonprofit organizations that conduct federal lobbying must be cognizant of at least two different definitions of lobbying in order to comply with applicable federal tax law and federal lobbying disclosure laws


Mythbusting: the top 10 fallacies of 501(c)(3) lobbying
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2010

Many 501(c)(3) organizations shy away from lobbying and other politically-related activities out of concern for their tax status


Myths about lobbying, political activity, and tax-exempt status
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • June 2 2010

Many 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(6) organizations shy away from lobbying and other politically-related activities out of concern for their tax status