Rebecca Moll Freed and Emily Montagna To Present National Business Institute Program "Corporate Political and Charitable Activity: Attorney's Guide"

January 17, 2023  |  By: Emily K. Montagna, Esq.

Genova Burns Partner Rebecca Moll Freed, Esq. and Associate Emily K. Montagna, Esq. will present a National Business Institute (NBI) program entitled "Corporate Political and Charitable Activity: Attorney's Guide". This program, which focuses on implementing effective compliance policies, will be held on January 18, 2023 and the recording will be accessible by February 01, 2023 as an OnDemand video. The National Business Institute is "the leading CLE resource for US attorneys since 1983".

Program Description

A business engaging in philanthropy and the political life of its community is a double-edged sword. In the best case scenario, it strengthens both the company and the community. Realistically, it creates a plethora of legal complications and compliance risks. Are you up to date on the latest rules? Do you have the know-how to steer clear of the gray areas? This legal course provides an exploration of the legal limits of corporate political activity and business philanthropy. Take your skills to the next level - register today!

  • Review key regulations governing corporate political activity.
  • Discover the basics of political action committees (PACs).
  • Examine best practices for creating a corporate compliance program.
  • Uncover general rules on gifts.
  • Explore the best ways of structuring a company's charitable activities.
  • Weigh key tax choices that will allow the client company to accomplish its goals and make the best use of tax deductions.

I. Political Activity: Compliance Tips and Legal Risks

Presented by Rebecca Moll Freed, Esq.

  • Rules and Regulations Concerning Corporate Political Activity
  • PACs, Super PACs, etc.
  • Corporate Governance
  • Impact on Nonprofits
  • Creating and Implementing a Compliance Program: Key Steps to Take and Pitfalls to Avoid
  • Issues With Gifts, Services, and Entertainment
  • Pay-to-Play Laws: What You Need to Know
  • Charitable Activities: Compliance, Transparency, Tax Issues

II. Charitable Activities: Compliance, Transparency, Tax Issues

Presented by Emily K. Montagna, Esq.

  • Methods of Incorporating Philanthropy into the Business Structure
  • Tax Choices, Deductions, and Reporting
  • Direct Corporate Giving
  • Company Foundation Grants
  • Donor-Advised Funds
  • Self-Dealing Rules and Compliance Tips

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