James Goldberg, Goldberg & Associates PLLC; Elizabeth Kingsley, Harmon Curran Spielber & Eisenberg LLP; Matthew Watson, administrative judge, DC Contract Appeals Board
The District of Columbia Bar has planned a seminar focusing on the Nonprofit Law in the District for 2012. It will be held on Friday, December 9, from 9:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the offices of the DC Bar, 1101 K Street, NW in Washington, DC.
The course will cover basic DC law under the new Nonprofit Corporation Act, which goes into effect on January 1, 2012. The class will highlight the duties and responsibilities of directors, with some emphasis on restrictions imposed on federal employees serving as board members. In addition, the faculty will provide an overview of the federal and District legal issues involved in obtaining and maintaining tax-exempt status, and the benefits and detriments of tax-exempt status. The course will also cover current issues and developments in the nonprofit arena. Course materials will include sample articles of incorporation and useful forms and documents.
The faculty includes James Goldberg, Goldberg & Associates PLLC; Elizabeth Kingsley, Harmon Curran Spielberg & Eisenberg LLP; Matthew Watson, administrative judge (ret.) DC Contract Appeals Board; and Peter Wolk, Law Offices of Peter C. Wolk.
To register for this class, visit www.dcbar.org or call (202) 626-3488.