Nonprofit Legal Compliance Workshop

Charitable nonprofits are required to comply with a wide array of federal and state laws and regulations. During this workshop for nonprofit staff and board members as well as attorneys, CPAs, and consultants, get answers and information on many common legal issues that affect nonprofits. The first hour will offer a crash course on key legal compliance issues for nonprofits, and breakout sessions will go into more depth on specific topics. Presenters will also offer non-answers to participants’ legal questions to wrap up the workshop.

12:30 – 12:35 Welcome and Introduction

12:35 – 1:35 A One-Hour Crash Course in Legal Compliance for Nonprofits
Ed Chaney, David Heinen, and Elizabeth Mauch

1:35 – 1:40 Break

1:40 – 2:40 Breakout Sessions

Charitable Solicitation in North Carolina – Playing by the Rules
Ed Chaney and Gail Eluwa

Overview of 990 and Tips for Productive IRS Correspondence
Elizabeth Mauch

Hot Topics in Employment Law for Nonprofits
David Heinen

2:40 – 2:50 Break

2:50 – 3:50 Breakout Sessions

The Practice of Good Governance
Ed Chaney

Overview of Financial Statements, Internal Controls and How to Prepare for Your Audit
Elizabeth Mauch

Make Your Nonprofit’s Voice Heard (Legally) – Lobbying Laws for 501(c)(3)s
David Heinen

3:50 – 4:00 Break

4:00 – 5:00 (Non)-Answers to Nonprofits’ Frequently Asked Legal Questions
Ed Chaney, David Heinen, and Elizabeth Mauch

Gail Eluwa
Director of Charitable Solicitation
Elizabeth Mauch
Tax Manager
Ed Chaney
Partner
David Heinen
Vice President for Public Policy and Advocacy
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