Category: Nonprofit

startup compass

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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Sixteen States Enter into Settlement Agreement with Charity Involved in Unlawful Cause Marketing Campaign

Sixteen state agencies have entered into a settlement agreement with Tennessee-based charity Operation Troop Aid (“OTA”) for engaging in a nationwide cause marketing campaign that violated state charitable solicitation laws.  According to the settlement agreement announced on July 19th, OTA violated state …

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