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Non-Profits

Protect Your Tax-Exempt Status and Avoid Personal Liability: A Guide for Boards of Directors Considering Compensation of Nonprofit Executives and Other Insiders

Nonprofit organizations need to make special considerations when determining fair and reasonable compensation for nonprofit executives, managers, founders, or board members (“Insiders”).
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Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA)

What is the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)?  The CARES Act established the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) as a temporary expansion of the traditional Small Business Administration (SBA) 7(a) loan program for small businesses. The $349-billion fund is intended to provide forgivable loans to help small businesses cover the costs of payroll, rent, mortgage interest, or...
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Congratulations on Your PPP Loan! Now What?

Maximizing Forgiveness of Your PPP Loan The second round of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funding is available, so now is a good time to take a closer look at the CARES Act and SBA guidance to understand how to maximize your potential forgiveness.  Please note that the PPP loan provisions of the CARES Act are...
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Six Legal Considerations for U.S.-Based Non-Profits Operating Overseas

Many non-profit organizations may advance their charitable missions with cross-border operations. Non-profits operating internationally should consider these six issues: 1. Grantmaking Generally, a U.S. based public charity (as opposed to a private foundation) can make a grant to a foreign charity if the granting organization retains “discretion and control” over the use of funds raised, reviewing...
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Our Partnership with Geezer Gallery

One of the highlights of 2017 is the new artwork up on the walls thanks to our new partnership with the The Geezer Gallery. A local nonprofit organization, the Geezer Gallery showcases artists, age 60 and above, in its gallery and other locations in the community. As a participant in the new Art Vault program,...
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Nonprofit Affiliate, The Commons Law Center

Catalyst Law is rooted in community and committed to creative problem-solving – it’s why we founded the firm with an emphasis in social enterprise law. As our way of giving back, we are proud & thrilled to announce the launch of our new nonprofit affiliate and a social enterprise venture of our own, The Commons...
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Catalyst Law Blog

Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.

Kofi Annan

The articles in this blog are intended to help educate you on some common issues people in Oregon face during divorces, custody disputes, and other family law matters.

The information provided is general and is not intended to be legal advice for any specific case. Reading these articles is not a substitute for consulting with a family law attorney.

Latest Articles

Client Highlight: Interview with Janine Firpo, Board Member of Zebras Unite
April 28, 2021
8 Tips to Maximize Your Charitable Contributions This Giving Tuesday
December 1, 2020
Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA)
July 6, 2020
Business Divorce and Fiduciary Duties
June 1, 2020
Congratulations on Your PPP Loan! Now What?
May 1, 2020