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Nonprofit Law Institute 2018
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, WA
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Nonprofit Law Institute 2018
WSBA Corporate Counsel Section and Wayfind invite you to join us for the third annual Nonprofit Law Institute event for attorneys who want to learn about serving nonprofits, learn from leaders from the nonprofit legal field, and share your interests and experiences in working with community organizations.

This CLE will also be available online as a live webinar. If you are unable to join us in-person in Seattle, please join us from your desk at your computer. Make sure to indicate that you are joining us for the webinar in the registration process, so we can send you the webinar information.

Any refunds requested after October 8th will not be processed.

This full-day CLE (6.25 CLE credits, 4.5 Law and Legal credits ,including 1.75 ethics credits) 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, will include:

1. Ethics of Board Service and Representing Nonprofits, presented by Jeanne Marie Clavere, WSBA; Judy Andrews, Apex Law Group; Lorri Dunsmore, Perkins Coie; facilitated by David Lawson, Davis Wright Tremaine

2. Breakout Sections 1:
  *  Advocacy and Lobbying for Nonprofits, presented by Elaine Rose, David Lawson, Davis Wright Tremaine, and David Streeter, Washington Nonprofits
  *  Data Security for Nonprofits, presented by Jake Young, Microsoft
  *  Preventing #Metoo: What Nonprofits Need To Know, presented by Kerry Robinson, Foster Pepper, Bob Howie, Fox Rothschild

3. Lunch and Keynote Address:  "The New Tax Law and Other Updates for Nonprofit Lawyers," Bruce R. Hopkins,  one of our nations preeminent nonprofit law experts,
will be speaking on the new tax law and other updates on 501c3 tax-exempt legal issues.

4. Breakout Sections 2:
  * Liquor and Gambling at Fundraising Events, presented by Stephanie Meier, Stoel Rives, Andrew McMasters, former Executive Director, JetCity Improv, Danny Lisa, WA State Gambling Commission
  * Protecting the Public: How the State Regulates Nonprofits, presented by Scott Douglas, Office of the Secretary of State, Corporate and Charities Division, and Dave Horn, Washington State Attorney General's Office  
  * Exciting Updates in Accounting and Tax for Nonprofits, presented by Jennifer Becker Harris and Deby MacLeod, Clark Nuber

5. Innovative Philanthropy: Legal Aspects of Achieving Impact Through Tax Exempt Medical Research Organizations  Gates Foundation, Facilitated by Ken Miller, Maja Larson, Allen Institute, Ruth Atherton, Gates Foundation, Tamara Watts, Gates Foundation

Happy hour 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Join us for a happy hour after the CLE portion to meet and enjoy your colleagues working in and for the nonprofit sector.

Continental Breakfast, Lunch and Happy Hour are included in the day's events and in the ticket price.

Presented by the WSBA Corporate Counsel Section
In partnership with Wayfind

Platinum Sponsors
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Perkins Coie PLLC

Gold Sponsors
Association of Corporate Counsel -- Washington
Clark Nuber PS
Lane Powell PC
K&L Gates

Silver Sponsors
Foster Pepper PLLC
Columbia Bank


The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (View)
500 Fifth Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109
United States


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Education > Classes
Education > Conventions

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Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


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