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Deadline for charities to register with the Charities Regulatory Authority extended to 2016
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • April 21 2015

The Minister for Justice and Equality has extended by one year, the period within which charities established before 16 October 2014 must apply to


Amendments to gifts to foreign charitable foundations
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 21 2015

The Budget proposes an amendment to expand the availability of "qualified donee" status to certain foreign charitable foundations. Entities that are


IRS finalizes regulations under Section 501(R)
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2015

On December 29, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service issued final regulations under Section 501(r) of the Internal Revenue Code clarifying certain


Nonprofits: break some trademark rules!
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • January 26 2015

Nonprofits should take note of the increasing practice of for-profit brand owners "verbing up" their own marks and in some cases deliberately


IRS releases final regulations on requirements for exemption under Section 501(c)(29)
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2015

The IRS and Treasury released final regulations authorizing the IRS to prescribe procedures under which a qualified nonprofit health insurance issuer


Market Research Society to report 19 companies to ICO
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • February 2 2015

The Market Research Society (MRS) has announced that it is reporting 19 companies, including charities, to the Information Commissioner’s Office as


Enforceability of online terms of use: guidance for nonprofits from a federal appeals court
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2014

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently decided a case addressing the enforceability of "browsewrap" terms of use, which are terms


Nonprofits may need to amend their qualified retirement plans by year-end to recognize same-sex spouses retroactively 403(b) plans may need to be amended later
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • December 3 2014

Earlier this year, the IRS issued Notices 2014-19 and 2014-37 to provide additional guidance on the application of the U.S. Supreme Court's Windsor


Court of Appeal rules in favour of charities in legacy dispute
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 11 2015

A number of animal charities have successfully appealed a High Court decision (King v Dubrey) that an aunt had transferred her house to her nephew by


Final regulations released for basis in interests in tax-exempt trusts
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2015

Today the IRS released final regulations (TD 9729) that provide rules for determining a taxable beneficiary's basis in a term interest in a