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Serving on a Nonprofit Board 2019: Practical and Ethical Considerations for Attorneys (Webcast)

  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • By: Practising Law Institute
  • Practising Law Institute
  • Training

Why You Should Attend

Joining a nonprofit board can be one of the most personally and professionally rewarding experiences of an attorney's career. Whether you're an experienced attorney or just beginning to practice, serving on a nonprofit board can bring opportunities to deepen your skills, make valuable connections, and help a cause that is personally meaningful to you.

What You Will Learn

• How to do your due diligence: the questions to ask and documents to request before you join a nonprofit board
• How you can bring maximum value to your role - how to best assist your fellow board members with business decisions, risk management, and legal decisions
• What you must know about liability insurance and indemnification
• Gain an understanding of the ethics issues and concerns for attorneys who serve on nonprofit boards

Who Should Attend

Serving on a Nonprofit Board: Practical and Ethical Considerations for Attorneys will provide practical tips and review important ethical considerations for attorneys currently serving on nonprofit boards or thinking about joining a nonprofit board.

Cost: $129

Full scholarships, registration fee waivers, and discounts are widely available to attorneys and staff working for nonprofit/legal services organizations; pro bono attorneys/volunteers (providing no-fee legal assistance to clients individually or through an organization); government attorneys; judges and judicial law clerks; law professors and law students; senior attorneys (age 65 and over); unemployed attorneys; and others with financial hardships. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply at