Nonprofit Governance & Legal Issues: Avoid Liability for You & Your Nonprofit

Whether you work for a nonprofit or are on a board, you want to ensure that the organization is conducting affairs in a way that protects you personally and the nonprofit from legal trouble. This course is an overview of nonprofit law and governance, with a focus on 501(c)(3) organizations. Start with an understanding of fiduciary duties and the legal landscape in Colorado. Explore the various responsibilities of executive directors and board members. Find out what corporate documents you need to file with the state, and learn about finance and tax considerations. Discuss a range of common nonprofit issues and how to best manage your risks. Attorney Kathryn Thomas is Executive Director and Corporate Counsel at the Colorado Nonprofit Legal Center, a nonprofit dedicated to providing steeply discounted legal services to other nonprofits operating in Colorado.She is an adjunct professor at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law and the Daniels College of Business. She combines knowledge of the legal issues facing nonprofits with a love of teaching to bring this important class to CFU’s students.

Dates:December 14, 2019 Check for other dates
Meets:One Sat., 9AM-12N 12/14
Location:CFU LOWRY: Near 1st & Quebec
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