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Nonprofit / 12.07.2019

Finding the balance between the responsibilities of the nonprofit board and the staff is not an easy task. Either party may feel as though they have a greater responsibility to care for the organization, and thus causing a battle of power to come to the surface. A good...

#mattthelawyer, Nonprofit / 08.07.2019

One of the common requests that we get as a firm is to help new nonprofits register on the state and federal level. We believe that nonprofits operate like a business. A good nonprofit is hopefully turning a “profit.” The difference is that the goal is not to...

#mattthelawyer, Nonprofit / 03.07.2019

Serving on a nonprofit board brings both a legal and community-based responsibility. I truly believe that serving on a nonprofit board is a great duty. I serve on three Boards of Directors right now: a professional organization of designers (Blue Ridge AIGA), an organization that helps veterans struggling with...

#mattthelawyer, Contracts / 24.06.2019

This month, #Mattthelawyer was a guest on the Insights from Casetext podcast with Mike Whalen. In this podcast they talk about how lawyers can write better contracts, fulfill their clients needs through quality contracts, and use a language that everyone can understand. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=431cz-V1IZ8&feature=youtu.be ...

#mattthelawyer, Employment Law / 17.06.2019

This month, #mattthelawyer would like to make some guided PowerPoint presentations on sexual harassment available to the public. This 15-minute presentation is a great free resource that any business can share with their staff. In this training presentation, you’ll learn about the definition of sexual...