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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.
There has been a change to the meeting dates for this course. This course will not meet on 11/1 as previously published. To make up for the missed 11/1 class, the class will have its first meeting on 9/13. The revised meeting dates for Fall 2016 are: 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/25, 11/8 and 11/15.