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1st Annual Institute on Not-for-Profit Law

Thursday April 18 , 2013

  • By: New York City Bar Association
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    New York City Bar Association
    42 W 44th st
    New York, NY
  • Contact:
    Registration
    City Bar Center for CLE
    212-382-6663
  • Website: www.abcny2.org

This full-day program will provide a comprehensive overview of recent trends and developments and hot issues in the ever-changing field of not-for-profit law.

Topics to be covered include issues such as legislative trends at both the state and federal levels including ideas to reform New York's Not-for-Profit Corporation Law and dealing with New York's version of the Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act including requirements that all New York formed nonprofits have investment policies; issues in nonprofit accounting; compensation concerns including Governor Cuomo's recent executive order on compensation for state-funded nonprofits; ethical issues in not-for-profit law; intellectual property issues for nonprofits; compliance with IRS-encouraged nonprofit policies and other best practices updates.

Panelists will include regulators, attorneys and accountants.

Who Should Attend: This Institute will be of interest to lawyers for nonprofit organizations (especially in-house counsel) as well as lawyers who serve on board of directors of nonprofits.

  • CLE Credit Comments: New York, California & New Jersey CLE Credit: 7.5 total: 6.5 professional practice & 1.0 ethics. This live program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys. Illinois Credit: 6.0 general. Pennsylvania credit: 6.0 General MCLE

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