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Governance of Nonprofit Organizations
Professor John Olson
J.D. Seminar 419 (cross-listed) | 1 credit hours
This seminar will examine the rapidly developing field of governance “best practices” for nonprofit organizations. Recent reforms at leading nonprofit organizations will be discussed as will the impact of government legislation and tax policies. Guest speaker participants will include governance experts who have led reform studies for nonprofit organizations and senior executives of local nonprofits.
Prerequisite: Prior or concurrent enrollment in Corporations. Recommended: Taxation I.
In Fall 2016, this course will meet on the following seven Tuesdays: 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8 and 11/15.