Category: Contracts & Commercial Transactions

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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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Startup Alert : Key Agreements Every Startup Should Have

Essential Documents Having founded and run several startups, I understand the challenge of focusing on the mundane details related to corporate formation and governance.   But as an attorney, I can’t understate the importance of insuring that these foundational documents are tailored to …

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Event Contracts for Nonprofits – When to Push Back

Many nonprofit organizations host signature events that are fundamentally important for the organization’s mission. For some nonprofits, an annual fundraising gala provides the bulk of the nonprofits’ funding for the coming year.  For others, conferences may provide essential opportunities to further their …

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New Legal Developments Affect New York Organizations Using Independent Contractors

Yoga Instructors May Be Independent Contractors On October 25, 2016, in the Matter of Yoga Vida NYC,  a decision sure to have rippling effects through many industries, the New York State Court of Appeals–the highest court in New York State — ruled …

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