How do you Legally Dissolve a Membership Organization that has been Dormant for Several Years?
June 04, 2024

QUESTION:  How do you legally dissolve a membership organization that has been dormant for several years and no longer has any active members? ANSWER:  Unfortunately, this is a common dilemma that many nonprofits face as time marches on and…

June Nonprofit Spotlight: The Woody Foundation
June 03, 2024

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for June 2024 is The Woody Foundation. Perkins Law salutes the The Woody Foundation for its mission is to improve…

May Nonprofit Spotlight: Blue Sky Fund
May 01, 2024

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for May 2024 is Blue Sky Fund. Perkins Law salutes Blue Sky Fund for its mission to provide transformational experiences…

FTC Announces Rule Banning Post-Employment Noncompete Agreements
April 26, 2024

The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) just published a final rule that effectively bans noncompete agreements in the workplace.  Simply put, a “noncompete” typically refers to a clause or set of clauses in an employment contract that…

Perkins Law to Sponsor Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing Scholarship for Eighth Year in a Row
April 22, 2024

Perkins Law, PLLC is excited to once again team up with Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing to sponsor a nursing scholarship for the 2024-2025 academic year. It will provide tuition assistance for a deserving nursing student at the College.…

April RVA Nonprofit Spotlight: The Vets on Track Foundation (VoTF)
April 03, 2024

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for April 2024 is The Vets on Track Foundation (VoTF). Perkins Law salutes VoTF for its mission to initially furnish…

March RVA Nonprofit Spotlight: Backpacks of Love
March 04, 2024

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for March 2024 is Backpacks of Love. Perkins Law salutes Backpacks of Love for its mission to eliminate hunger…

Local Franchisee Earns National Recognition
February 19, 2024

Perkins Law has had the privilege of working with many local franchise owners over the years, and it is especially exciting to see them grow and succeed in their chosen industries.  The latest example is Hayes Enterprise, LLC, an Executive…

February Nonprofit Spotlight: Branches of Life
February 01, 2024

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for February 2024 is Branches of Life. Perkins Law salutes the Branches of Life for its mission to deliver intentional,…

NEW COMPLIANCE REQUIREMENT FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW STARTING JANUARY 1, 2024
January 10, 2024

Introduction Effective January 1, 2024, the Corporate Transparency Act ("CTA") now imposes reporting requirements on most small business entities (corporations, limited liability companies, certain partnerships, etc.), which will require an…