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Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

NIL Collectives Strike Out on Tax-Exempt Status

In recent guidance, the IRS blew the whistle on claims of tax-exempt status by organizations formed to provide opportunities for student athletes to monetize their “name, image and likeness” (“NIL”)....more

McGuireWoods LLP

2023 Key Developments Impacting Nonprofits and Donors

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The tax-exempt sector employs 29% of the American workforce and controls nearly $53 trillion in assets according to IRS statistics. Tax-exempt organizations also account for about 26% of the $1.5 trillion in federal tax...more

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Nonprofit Tenants and Lease Agreements: Best Practices and Pitfalls to Avoid

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource. I'm Cynthia Rowland, and today, we are again lucky to have Farella real estate partner Quinn Arntsen with us to talk about leasing issues for nonprofit tenants. In...more

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

[Event] An Entertaining Look at International Philanthropy in the Netflix Film Holiday in the Wild - October 12th, San Francisco,...

Join us for a fun look at clips from the Netflix movie Holiday in the Wild, and an engaging conversation about cross border philanthropy and its immense importance to a global ecosystem of positive change. We will use the...more

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Real Estate Leasing Tips for Nonprofits

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource. I'm Cynthia Rowland, and today, we are lucky to have Farella real estate partner Quinn Arntsen with us to talk about leasing issues for nonprofit tenants. Leasing real...more

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Senate Finance Committee Requests Public Comments on Digital Asset Taxation

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On July 11, 2023, the Senate Finance Committee released an open letter to the Digital Asset Community asking a variety of questions in connection with possible future legislation. Public comments must be emailed to the Senate...more

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Nonprofit Quick Tip: Registration in New York and New Jersey

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource. I'm Cynthia Rowland, and this is the fifth in a series of quick tip episodes focusing on the details of state registration of nonprofit corporations. With the help of...more

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Nonprofit Basics: How To Wind up a California Charity

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource. I'm Cynthia Rowland, and episode 49 of EO Radio Show summarizes the steps to wind up a charity that is a nonprofit corporation registered and operating in California....more

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Venture Capital Fund Sued on Allegations of Discrimination in Grantmaking

Following the Supreme Court’s recent decision in Students for Fair Admissions, Inc. v. President and Fellows of Harvard College regarding the consideration of race in undergraduate admissions, a new lawsuit has been filed...more

Latham & Watkins LLP

California Supreme Court Rules on Unfair Competition Law

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The decision provides organizational plaintiffs, including nonprofits and trade associations, with a basis to establish standing to bring UCL claims. In July 2023 the California Supreme Court expanded the ability of...more

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Sixth Circuit Does Not Permit Third-Party Releases in Equity Receiverships

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The Sixth Circuit’s recent decision in Digital Media Solutions v. South Univ. of Ohio, 59 F.4th 772 (6th Cir. 2023) provides a cautionary tale about the limitations of federal equity receiverships as a restructuring tool. It...more

Blank Rome LLP

A Different Kind of IPO: Going “Public” with Your Private Foundation

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Many philanthropically minded clients have established their own private foundations to support charitable causes they believe in now, and to serve as a vehicle for giving for future generations of their family. While many...more

Patton Sullivan Brodehl LLP

California Supreme Court Sets Precedent – Unlike For-Profit Corporate Directors – Former Non-Profit Director May Maintain...

The California Supreme Court sets new precedent that unlike for-profit corporations, a former non-profit director may maintain a derivative lawsuit.  The decision increases the likelihood that decisions of boards of...more

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Artificial Intelligence: What Nonprofits Need to Know

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource. I'm Cynthia Rowland, and I'm happy to have my Farella colleague Nate Garhart back for a chat about artificial intelligence and what nonprofits need to know when using...more

Arnall Golden Gregory LLP

2023 Comprehensive Revisions to the Georgia Nonprofit Corporation Code Are Now Effective

On May 2, 2023, Governor Brian Kemp signed Senate Bill 148 into law, making a number of significant changes to the Georgia Nonprofit Corporation Code. These changes went into effect on July 1, 2023. Notable changes for...more

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Congress to Examine Political Activities of Nonprofits

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The US Congress has announced it will be conducting hearings on whether tax-exempt entities are abiding by existing laws that regulate the amount of partisan activity they may engage in — and whether foreign money is being...more

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Nonprofit Quick Tip: State Filings in Alaska and Hawaii

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource. I'm Cynthia Rowland, and this is the fourth in a series of quick tip episodes focusing on the details of state registration of nonprofit corporations. Today, with the...more

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Independent Audits of Nonprofit Organizations With Douglas Cook

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource. Many nonprofit organizations are required to have their financial statements audited by an independent certified public accountant. For example, a nonprofit charity...more

Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP

Gifts of Privately Held Company Interests to a 501(c)(3) Public Charity

Donors with ownership interests in privately held companies (i.e., limited liability companies, corporations, partnerships) have the ability to utilize the interest to make a charitable gift. This strategy becomes...more

Venable LLP

[Webinar] Enforcing Association Codes of Ethics Effectively While Minimizing Legal Risks - August 17th, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm ET

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Nonprofit membership organizations have been increasingly active when it comes to regulating conduct and ethics of members, both in their professional roles and in connection with association activities. When done properly,...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Using Qualified 501(c)(3) Private Activity Bonds to Finance Affordable Housing Projects in the District of Columbia

Certain 501(c)(3) organizations may finance affordable rental housing projects in the District of Columbia (the “District”) using tax-exempt “qualified 501(c)(3) bonds” without volume cap (“PABs”) issued through the...more

Freeman Law

IRS Issues Exempt Organizations Technical Guide for Disqualifying and Non-Exempt Activities for 501(c)(3) Organizations

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On July 14, 2023, the IRS issued Technical Guide 3-10 for Disqualifying and Non-Exempt Activities – Trade or Business Activities – IRC Section 501(c)(3). The TG 3-10 discusses the “fragmentation” of nonprofit and for-profit...more

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Ban on Affirmative Action: Implications, Risks, and Strategies for the Charitable Sector

A pair of recent U.S. Supreme Court cases regarding college admissions standards has potentially wide-ranging implications for all nonprofit organizations that use race as a consideration in their programs. In Students for...more

Womble Bond Dickinson

California Supreme Court Expands Ability of Public Interest and Non-Profit Trade Groups to Sue for Alleged Unfair Business...

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Can an organization sue you simply because it chose to divert resources to respond to your allegedly unfair business practices by claiming your practices are a perceived threat to its mission? The California Supreme Court...more

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Section 501(c)(4) and the Social Welfare Organization

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On September 14, 2022, The New York Times published an article detailing the Chouinard family’s transfer of the majority of their ownership interests in Patagonia to a 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization....more

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