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PewCSPI report calls on USDA to modernize meat inspection
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2014

The Pew Charitable Trusts and Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) have released an October 2014 report urging the U.S. Department of


RK business insights October 2014
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • October 29 2014

On 22 September 2014, the Competition Policy Review Panel released its draft report which, among other things, sets out recommendations to reform and


The clock has run out: the CNCA continuance deadline has now passed
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 28 2014

The time is up; the October 17, 2014 deadline to continue under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act ("CNCA") has now passed. As we have


Government Accountability Office report on exempt organizations
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • December 17 2014

The GAO released a report finding that the IRS does not have the resources to effectively oversee charitable organizations. The GAO recommends that


Options for unhappy members under the Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations Act: derivative actions
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 18 2015

If your association has ever encountered an unhappy member or member group, you should be aware of the enhanced member rights under the Canada


Senate passes tax extenders bill
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • December 17 2014

Last night, the Senate passed H.R. 5771, which would retroactively extend through the end of 2014 expired tax incentives for individuals, businesses


Active overseas? What every nonprofit needs to know and do to minimize the risk of terrorist financing
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2014

If your nonprofit operates outside the United States, you now have additional reasons to worry about your organization being associated with - and


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


Can a political purpose also be a charitable purpose? Perspectives on the impact of Re Greenpeace of New Zealand Inc. in Canada
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Canada
  • October 31 2014

A number of Canadian charities have recently come under scrutiny by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) regarding their charitable status. In Canada, a


DC nonprofits subject to new notice requirement and bigger penalties under new Wage Theft Prevention Act
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • January 15 2015

The Mayor has now Issued the Sample Notice Template as Required by the DC Wage Theft Prevention Act of 2014 The sample notice is now available on the