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24th Annual This Year in Nonprofit Law

November 18, 2014

Nonprofit Issues® and Montgomery McCracken will present the 24th annual “This Year in Nonprofit Law.” The seminar will bring you up to date with the most important legal issues affecting nonprofits in the last year. The program will provide 5 hours of continuing legal education credit for lawyers in Pennsylvania and 5 hours of continuing professional education credit for accountants.

The morning will offer two sessions:

“This Year in Nonprofit Law”
Panel of Montgomery McCracken lawyers who deal with nonprofit legal issues every day reviewing the most important legal developments for nonprofits during the last year.

Great Governance, Financial Health and Your Mission: Perfect Harmony or Perfect Storm?
Melanie Herman, executive director of the Nonprofit Risk Management Center in Washington, D.C., will provide both the keynote presentation and an afternoon breakout session on some of the most important risk management issues facing nonprofits today. This session will give practical examples of how and why great governance is a must when mission truly matters.

Following lunch, there will be two concurrent sessions, each offering three topics from which to choose:

Concurrent Session #1:

  • Top 10 Legal Risks Facing Nonprofits Today
    Melanie L. Herman
  • Ensuring a Harassment and Discrimination Free Workplace
    Chastity C. Bruno, Montgomery McCracken 
  • Vetting Gifts of Complex Financial Instruments
    Clifford Scott Meyer, Montgomery McCracken 

Concurrent Session #2:

  • Latest Developments in Employee Benefits
    Michael L. Epstein and Timothy F. Kennedy, Montgomery McCracken
  • The Edifice Complex-Protecting Your Buildings As Intellectual Property
    Joseph T. Stapleton and James L. Gannon, Montgomery McCracken
  • Ethical Issues for Lawyers and Executives Donald W. Kramer and Virginia P. Sikes, Montgomery McCracken

For more information and to register, visit NonprofitIssues.com.

November 18, 2014 at 8:30 AM – 3:45 PM

123 South Broad St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
United States


November 18, 2014