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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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Pat Layden, a private practitioner in McAlester, Oklahoma, has volunteered many hours to promote equal access to justice in Oklahoma. He served Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma Inc. as Board member and past President of the Board and as a pro bono attorney. Pro Bono Net thanks Legal Aid Services of Oklahama (LASO) for sharing this inspiring volunteer story about his work on a hotly contested child custody case where a young mother, with a critically ill infant was involved in a custody battle over her one–year old daughter. LEARN MORE

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