Author: Daniel Jenewein

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What is the Difference between a Church and a Religious Organization?

The legal line of demarcation between a church[1] and a religious or faith-based organization is not always clear. However, the distinction is important, as churches are exempt from certain legal requirements that otherwise may broadly apply to religious organizations. Due to Constitutional …

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Business Interruption Insurance for Nonprofits – Is COVID-19 Covered?

BLUF – Nonprofits should review the language of their business interruption insurance policies and provide notice to their insurance company of any potential claim due to property affected by COVID-19. Generally, business interruption insurance protects an organization against lost income due to …

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Advising Nonprofits on their Fundraising Strategy? You May Need to Register

Some States Require Fundraising Counsel to Register Twenty-five states require fundraising counsel to register prior to providing services. The state’s interest is to protect charitable assets for their intended use and to ensure that donations contributed by state residents are not misapplied through …

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The Impact of Technology on Charities Regulation: Takeaways from the Annual NAAG/NASCO Conference

Technological innovation and the proliferation of data continue to impact nonprofits requiring organizations to rethink programs, fundraising efforts and internal processes to maximize impact in a shifting landscape. It is not surprising, then, that when state charity regulators from across the country …

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