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Ten key copyright issues and pitfalls every nonprofit should know
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

For many nonprofits, copyright is the often lesser-known intellectual property (IP) relative to trademark. If you use the terms trademark and


What to do when your nonprofit becomes the target of a phishing scam
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

"Phishing" is a term used generally to describe various electronic attempts by a fraudulent actor to masquerade as a legitimate entity in order to


Federal appeals court affirms mandatory filing of unredacted donor list by charities registered for solicitations in California
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2015

On May 1, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued an opinion in Center for Competitive Politics v. Harris, upholding a


Court upholds FTC jurisdiction over common carrier: nonprofits should take heed
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2015

Recently, a federal judge in the Northern District of California denied AT&T's motion to dismiss the Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) lawsuit against


Federal grant & contract news for nonprofits - April 2015
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2015

A recent report by the Council of the Inspectors General (IGs) highlighted federal grant fraud as one of the top challenges that federal IGs must


Federal grant and contract news for nonprofits - March 2015
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • March 31 2015

The implementation of the Super Circular retained an important access-to-records requirement that gives the various federal agency Inspectors General


What Hillary Clinton's use of BYOD teaches us about the protection of nonprofits' trade secrets
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2015

With all the to-do about former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's work-related use of her personal email account and server when in


Federal grant and contract news for nonprofits - February 2015
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • February 27 2015

Several case developments in early 2015 serve as reminders to nonprofits of the Federal Government's increased use of enforcement actions and the


A primer on detecting, preventing, and investigating nonprofit fraud, embezzlement, and charitable diversion
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • February 19 2015

On October 26, 2013, The Washington Post reported that from 2008 through 2012, more than 1,000 nonprofit organizations disclosed hundreds of millions


Federal grant and contract news for nonprofits - January 2015
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2015

On December 19, 2014, the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and 28 Federal agencies issued a joint interim final rule implementing the