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Bankruptcy Court Lacks Power To Substantively Consolidate Nondebtor, Nonprofit Entities With Archdiocese Debtor
In the wake of scandal-driven bankruptcies filed by nearly 20 U.S. Roman Catholic dioceses and religious orders, scrutiny has been increasingly brought to bear on the benefits and burdens...
United States
16 Aug 2018
Federal Court Dismisses TCPA Class Action Against Charitable Organizations, Insurance Company
A federal court recently considered the application of the exemption for charities under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act ("TCPA") in a case that also involved a for-profit defendant.
United States
27 Apr 2018
Nonprofit Organization Publishes Report Arguing That Company Boards Must Be "Sustainability-Competent" In Climate Of Unpredictability
Ceres explains that it is the new norm for corporations—and their boards—to mitigate disruptive forces stemming from environmental and social issues, citing the impacts of Hurricane Irma
United States
23 Nov 2017
Federal Court Applies Charitable Organization Exemption In Telephone Consumer Protection Act Case
The Situation: A federal court recently weighed in on some of the considerations involved in applying the Telephone Consumer Protection Act's ("TCPA")...
United States
24 Oct 2017
UK ICO Seeks To Fine Charities For Data Misuse
On January 30, 2017, the Information Commissioner's Office ("ICO") gave notice to 11 UK charities threatening fines for breaches of the UK Data Protection Act.
30 Mar 2017
ICO Issues Updated Guidance On Direct Marketing
On March 24, the ICO updated its guidance on online marketing. There is now a greater emphasis on the application of the marketing rules to the not-for-profit sector and direction regarding third-party consent.
24 Jun 2016
IRS Denies Tax-Exempt Status To Non-MSSP ACO
Earlier this month, the IRS released a denial of an exemption application for an accountable care organization ("ACO") outside of the Medicare Shared Savings Program ("MSSP") that was seeking exemption under section 501(c)(3).
United States
27 Apr 2016
Canadian Business Organization Forms Exchange To Share Information About Cybersecurity Threats
On December 11, 2015, the Canadian Council of Chief Executives, a not-for-profit organization composed of CEOs from Canadian companies, announced plans to establish a not-for-profit organization...
8 Apr 2016
Treatment Of Foreign Nonprofit Organizations
As discussed in previous French Tax Updates, the treatment of French source dividends paid to foreign nonprofit organizations (NPOs) raises the issue of comparability of NPOs with French nonprofit organizations.
3 Jun 2015
Part One Of Global Initiative For Sustainability Ratings Now Completed
Ceres and the Tellus Institute, not-for-profit organizations that promote sustainable business practices, are developing a joint project for corporate sustainability ratings.
United States
19 Feb 2014
Chapter 11 Plan Feasibility For Nonprofit Debtors Requires More Than Successful Fundraising Track Record
The enduring impact of the Great Recession on businesses, individuals, municipalities, and even sovereign nations has figured prominently in world headlines during the last three years.
United States
8 Jun 2011
Provena Covenant Medical Center v. Department of Revenue: Illinois Supreme Court Suggests New, Narrow Tests for Charity Care
On Thursday, March 18, 2010, the Illinois Supreme Court issued what will be a controversial opinion in the long-running saga of the Provena Covenant Medical Center real estate tax-exemption case in Illinois
United States
16 Apr 2010
Colleges And Universities: Is There Impending Interference With The Tax Preferences Applicable To Intercollegiate Sports?
In May 2009, the Congressional Budget Office of the Congress of the United States (the "CBO") released a report entitled "Tax Preferences for Collegiate Sports" (the "Report").
United States
16 Jun 2009
IRS Mails Community Benefit Questionnaires
Last month, we prepared a Jones Day Commentary noting that the IRS was on the verge of distributing a community benefit questionnaire to 600 hospitals nationally.
United States
24 May 2006
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