The Not for Profit Institution: Governance

This course will provide a broad introduction to the special legal and conceptual problems of nonprofit organizations. The course will include a description of the nonprofit universe and the theoretical rationalies for the nonprofit setor. The course will also include coverge of such topics as organization and governance, fiduciary oblications of officers and directors, investment powers, regulation of charitable solicitation, and the enforcement powers of donors, the attorney general and others. Evaluation: Research paper Teaching Method: Seminar and discussion

Catalog Number: CONPUB 641
Practice Areas: Business, Corporate,Trans AreaConstitutional Law & ProcedureTaxation Practice Area
Additional Course Information: 1 Draft degree req may be met with class

Course History

Fall 2013
Title: Not For Profit Institutions: Issues in Law and Governance
Faculty: Bienen, Leigh B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 14

Fall 2011
Title: Not For Profit Institutions
Faculty: Bienen, Leigh B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Seminar     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 16     Actual: 6