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Advising Nonprofits and Serving on a Nonprofit Board - Navigating the Rules and Avoiding the Traps

Date: Tuesday, November 13 2012
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: World Trade Center Mezzanine Room, Building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland

Credit Type(s): General Credit

There are an increasing number of rules, regulations, excise taxes and other sanctions that can apply to a tax-exempt entity.  Whether you serve on a nonprofit board or advise nonprofits as part of your law practice, it is important to know the rules that apply to various types of nonprofit entities.

Penny Serrurier and Michele Wasson of Stoel Rives will address best practices in the nonprofit area to help advisors, board members, and key staff avoid conflicts of interest and apply sound fiduciary oversight.  This presentation will cover private foundations, public charities, trade associations, social clubs, and similar tax exempt entities.  The speakers will outline the policies and procedures that help ensure a tax exempt entity is operating in compliance.  

For more information: Call Hollis McMilan, Attorney at Law at 503.972.5092. For registration questions, call the MBA at 503.222.3275.

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