L3C and Charitable Trust

Here is a question I posed to some colleagues recently regarding the low-profit limited liability company (L3C) and charitable trust laws: Is it clear whether or not an L3C that receives a PRI is holding property for charitable purposes subject to charitable trust restrictions and Attorney General jurisdiction? While the L3C is not subject to […]

Charitable Trust Doctrine

The charitable trust doctrine requires that a gift accepted by a charitable organization must only be used for the expressly declared charitable purposes of the donee corporation at the time of the acceptance, even if the corporation changes its purpose, transfers those assets or dissolves.  Such restriction is imposed notwithstanding the fact that the donor […]