Non-profit organizations play an important part in our communities and many people become involved with them in various capacities, as employees, directors or volunteers for example. This presentation provides a look at non-profits from legal perspective. Topics for discussion include:
How these organizations can be structured.
How non-profits are affected by things like employment law or freedom of information and protection of privacy law.
How such organizations fit into the taxation system.
The difference between a non-profit organization and charity.
The rights and responsibilities of those involved with non-profits
Types of liability issues these organizations and those involved with them can face and the kinds of steps they can take to help protect themselves. $25