Select Committee on the Non-Profit Sector: Oversight, Federal Law Perspective

Earlier today, I had the honor of testifying at the first hearing of the Select Committee on the Non-Profit Sector. Here is my draft written testimony (some of which I omitted from my verbal testimony in the interest of time): Good afternoon Madame Chair and Members of the Select Committee....

2017 Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer Award Recipients

Earlier this week, the Nonprofit Organizations Committee of the American Bar Association (Business Law Section) announced its 2017 Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer Award recipients.  The Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer awards are given annually to attorneys who have made outstanding contributions to the nonprofit sector and/or the development of nonprofit law. – ABA...

Lorman Webinar: Nonprofit Social Media Policy: What Should be Addressed?

I’ll be presenting a live webinar titled Nonprofit Social Media Policy: What Should be Addressed? for Lorman on July 20 at 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. PST. Here is the description of the program: Many charitable nonprofits that regularly use social media platforms like Facebook®, Twitter™, and Instagram® to amplify their missions and raise funds do...

Shared Leadership: A Lawyer’s Perspective – The Nonprofit Quarterly

I recently wrote this article on shared leadership models published in The Nonprofit Quarterly on May 30, 2017. Nonprofits considering a shared leadership model would be well advised to review these materials while recognizing that people who talk about shared leadership are not always discussing the same things. In some cases, they...