Can Nonprofits Hold Virtual Board Meetings Under Virginia Law?
November 18, 2020

To say we will remember 2020 as an unusual time is quite an understatement. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt our professional and personal lives as we know it, Virginia nonprofits are figuring out how to operate in this “new normal”…

Thinking About Starting a Nonprofit Organization?
July 15, 2019

If you have ever considered starting a nonprofit organization, the process can be intimidating given the complicated terminology, legal, tax, compliance, governance, fundraising, and other issues that need to be addressed throughout the life…

RVA BizLaw Episode 10 – A Few Things to Consider Before Starting a Nonprofit Organization
June 22, 2017

View the latest episode in the RVA BizLaw series by following the link below! Eric Perkins talks about an ever growing part of the Perkins Law practice--nonprofit organizations! He highlights three things to consider before starting a new nonprofit. Sneak…

Why Donating Securities to Charity is a Smart Strategy
March 14, 2017

An increasingly popular strategy for charitable giving--especially in a rising stock market--is to donate securities to charity.  Aside from the obvious philanthropic benefit of supporting an organization or cause that you are passionate about…

Warning to Virginia Nonprofits-Watch Out if a Major Donor Declares Bankruptcy
January 29, 2017

Who would think that the bankruptcy of an emerging growth company could impact the nonprofit community in a dramatic way?  Well, ask around the RVA nonprofit community and how they are being impacted by the Health Diagnostics Laboratory…

Be Careful Not to Convert Your Nonprofit Volunteers into Employees
November 18, 2016

Nonprofit organizations often struggle recruiting and retaining volunteers, and they try valiantly to come up with creative ways to recognize and reward those individuals who generously contribute their time and talent to the organization. …

A Few Good Things to Know About Section 501(c)(6) Organizations
October 12, 2016

Need a quick intro to trade associations, business leagues, and other 501(c)(6) organizations?  Click here for a few of the basics and contact us to learn more about our flat fee packages for exempt organizations.