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Primer on Non-Profit Law in the District of Columbia 2017

Date(s):
December 1 - 15, 2017
Description:
6.5 Credit Hours
 
This course covers basic District of Columbia nonprofit corporation law and highlights the duties and respon­sibilities of directors, with some emphasis on restrictions imposed on federal employ­ees serving as board members. In addition, faculty provide an overview of federal and District legal issues involved in obtaining and maintaining tax-exempt status, and the benefits and detriments of tax-exempt status. Faculty also cover current issues and developments in the nonprofit arena. Course materials include sample articles of incor­poration and many other useful forms and documents. This course is ideal for anyone who serves on a nonprofit board and is looked to for legal advice at board meetings, or who is consulted as an attorney on nonprofit organi­zation legal issues. 
 
Faculty: Hon.Matthew S. Watson, Adminis­trative Judge (Retired), D.C. Contract Appeals Board
(Faculty Chair); James Goldberg, Goldberg and Associates, PLLC; Marchelle Harris, DCRA, Business Licensing Division; Maxine Hinson, DCRA , Corporations Division; Seth H. Jaffe, Ethics Law and Policy Branch, U.S. Office of Government Ethics; Elizabeth J Kingsley, Harmon, Curran, Spielberg & Eisenberg LLP; Nicole McClendon, DCRA, Corporations Division; Genevieve Menan, Tax Auditor, Office of Chief Financial Officer; Frank H. Smith, Raffa P.C.; Christopher Swartz, Ethics Law andPolicy Branch, U.S. Office of Government Ethics; Priscilla Wicker, Tax Auditor, Office of Chief Financial Officer; Peter Wolk, Law Office of Peter Wolk
 
Fee: $189 D.C. Bar Members; $199 Government Attorneys; $219 Others; $179 D.C. Bar Communities Members
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Christopher Swartz
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Frank Smith
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Genevieve Menan
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Hon. Matthew S Watson
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Marchelle Harris
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Maxine Hinson
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Mr. James M Goldberg
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Ms. Elizabeth J Kingsley
Organization: Harmon, Curran, Spielberg & Eisenberg LLP
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Nicole McClendon
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Peter Wolk
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Priscilla Wicker
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Seth Jaffe
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