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Ask a Nonprofit Specialist: What does the repeal of Arizona's solicitation law mean to my nonprofit?

ASU Lodestar Center

These laws were designed to protect the public from misleading or unethical fundraising practices. posted by. Let’s hope. With 25 years of.

How to Make Tax Law Work for Your Nonprofit

NonProfit Hub

In fact, because you are a nonprofit you have to adhere to a separate set of rules and laws governing fundraising, operations and finances.

Six Facebook Laws You Must Obey To Avoid A Nonprofit Marketing Fail

John Haydon

In fact, these patterns are so consistent, it’s as if they’re driven by a set of laws. Here are six laws at work: 1.

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The Ten Laws Of Trust

Eric Jacobsen Blog

10 Laws Of Trust Building Trust David A. Trust works to everyone's benefit," explains book co-author Peterson. "It

Next phase of anti-spam law targets software - National |

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Next phase of anti-spam law targets software - National | : ''via Blog this

Britain's biggest charities believed they were 'above the law' on data protection - Telegraph

AFP Blog

Britain's biggest charities believed they were 'above the law' on data protection - Telegraph : "Britain's biggest charities believed they were 'above the law' on data protection The Information Commissioner has claimed that charities thought they were 'a special case' and tried to find 'wiggle room' over data and privacy laws" 'via Blog this

Why Your Country Should Ratify the Marrakesh Treaty

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

It supports domestic human and civil rights laws around access to information and education. · Chief negotiator Justin Hughes and the U.S.

Tech coalition pushes rewrite of online privacy law | Politics and Law - CNET News

AFP Blog

Tech coalition pushes rewrite of online privacy law | Politics and Law - CNET News: "This post has been updated several times since it was published. See update notes at the bottom of the page.A

Women’s Law Project Looks to the Future Switch to Office 365


When the Women’s Law Project decided to upgrade their computing capabilities earlier this year, IT Director and Programs Manager Barbara DiTullio knew she wanted a system that would provide flexibility, efficiency, and security. Our Impact

What To Do When Your Nonprofit Becomes The Target Of A Phishing Scam - Corporate/Commercial Law - United States

AFP Blog

Popular trademarks or trade names of nonprofits often are used to attract individuals to donate money or provide personal information by serving as means to create a false online identity" 'via Blog this

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Poisoning the Treaty for the Blind

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

law--positions that would be hard for me to imagine passing our Congress. One of the most powerful industries on the planet, which already has loads of treaties and laws protecting its interests, needs to find balance against some of the most economically and information disadvantaged people on the planet? Conflicts with American Law.

What is in the Treaty of Marrakesh?

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

This is satisfied by having a law like the Chafee Amendment in the U.S., or similar laws in other countries like India and the EU. The Three Step Test This arcane bit of international copyright law caused a lot of concern among advocates that it might be a Trojan horse for more extensive commerciality requirements. Article 2(c).

Jerry Jacobs and the Association Law Handbook


As I mentioned, I went to hear Jerry Jacobs talk about his book, the Association Law Handbook. Jacobs answered questions about copyright law and intellectual property; conflicts of interest and other governance issues (e.g. Tags: nonprofit law CAE associations ASAE So - that was pretty much that. EXCEPT. Go ahead.

9 Immutable Laws of Social Media Marketing | eMarketing & Commerce (eM+C)

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9 Immutable Laws of Social Media Marketing | eMarketing & Commerce (eM+C): "These are the kinds of questions and responses I hear daily in my conversations about social media. From these conversations I've come up with a set of nine laws of social media to provide all marketers with proper expectations

Blogging and the Law

Michael Stein's Non-profit Technology Blog

And on top of that, sometimes knowing the law doesn't help - in many cases it was written for traditional journalists, and the courts haven't yet decided how it applies to bloggers. The Electronic Frontier Foundation has recently updated their legal guide for bloggers: you can find it on their website here.

Lawyer Offers to Give $25K to Charity if He Gets 25K Twitter Followers | ABA Journal - Law News Now

AFP Blog

Lawyer Offers to Give $25K to Charity if He Gets 25K Twitter Followers | ABA Journal - Law News Now: "A blogging lawyer doesn’t think he can top Ashton Kucher, but he has been inspired by the actor’s agreement to donate 10,000 malaria nets to charity as a result of winning a race with CNN to sign up 1 million Twitter followers

Care2 Helps in Law of the Sea Win - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop


This is a huge step forward for ocean conservation and international law. Once again, Care2s members proved that they "make a difference!"

How to license mixed media, without a law degree

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

What's even better, you don't need a law degree to understand it! Beth's Flickr Stream. How can you be creative and stay legal? shout-out???

Social Media, Video, and the Law

Wild Apricot Blog

Technology in the Arts has just released a well-researched and well-written review of the legal issues surrounding the use of video footage, Social Media, Video Footage, and the Law: What performing arts managers need to know. It’s a timely publication, too: Arts marketers work with rapidly changing technologies on a daily basis. read more ).

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From Gartner: Five Laws for Exploring Virtual Worlds

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Gartner's five laws for exploring virtual worlds at the enterprise level. First Law: Virtual worlds are not games, but neither are they a parallel universe (yet). Second Law: Behind every avatar is a real person Third Law: Be relevant and add value. Fourth Law: Understand and contain the downside. second life, ???

Power Law of Participation: How does it differ for collective charitable giving?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

When users participate in high engagement activities, connecting with one another, a different kind of value is being created.

Kyle's Adventures in Copyright Law, or: Yes, Your Work Belongs To You


Copyright Law for fun and games (e.g. Recently, in the Idealware Creating Great Graphics For the Web seminar, we were asked if the photos (or videos, blogs, other published materials) created by libraries or other government-run/funded organizations belonged to the organization or were automatically public-domain. 99.9% A "work of the U.S.

Top 10 Nonprofit Blogs

John Haydon

Mitchell Law selected blogs that “offered a unique perspective with every post.” Content Marketing

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6 Laws of Customer Experience Apply to Nonprofits


I've recently been revisiting " 6 Laws of Customer Experience " written by a former colleague, Bruce Tempkin. It's a treasure trove of common sense wisdom for nonprofits and companies alike. Simply change the business language to nonprofit-ese and it comes alive. Bruce's suggestion? Humanize it!

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36 Free Non-profit Webinars for April 2014

Wild Apricot Blog

Topics include: tips and tricks for seeking grants; non-profit CRM strategies; social media; non-profit tax law and more. This month, we''ve found 36 free non-profit webinars. nonprofit webinar

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How To Listen Effectively

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are some great tips from Michelle Tillis Lederman's book, The 11 Laws of Likability.

What to Expect When You’re Anticipating an Auditor

Connection Cafe

Focus Area: Compliance with Laws and Regulations. Are you expecting an audit? First, take a deep breath and don’t panic.

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[New Report] Giving in an Election Year

Connection Cafe

The bill was only passed and signed into law on the back of bipartisan support. including the Charitable IRA Rollover.

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Nonprofit Tips to Fundraise More Effectively


If your nonprofit is looking for insight to increase its fundraising, Blackbaud's Benchmark Report provides some great data. Email Still Matters.

How World Wildlife Fund Used Segmentation to Activate Social Influencers for Their Cause

Connection Cafe

Congress makes laws. The Oracle at Delphi told Oedipus “Know thyself!” How can you ensure that your message won’t be overlooked? The U.S.

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7 Nonprofit Campaigns We Can't #RESIST


Every successful campaign starts with a moment. This year, no moment has been more controversial than the rollout of the recent immigration ban.

9 Tips for Nonprofit Campaigners to Deal With Online Harassment


Nonprofit campaigners are no stranger to trolling. Unfortunately, many nonprofit teams aren't prepared in dealing with online harassment.

Are You Trying Social Media Contests to Promote Your Conference? [CASE STUDY: AILA]


Lindsay Curcio is an attorney who has been practicing immigration law since 1990. A law student membership program exists too.

Why Your Nonprofit Website Needs a Privacy Policy (And What to Include)

NonProfit Hub

Be mindful of specific laws. There may be extraneous laws that apply to you even if your nonprofit doesn’t operate in a specific sector.

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Volunteerism Keeps Proving Its Value (Especially When Skills Are Given)

Connection Cafe

What’s even cooler is how the value jumps higher when volunteers give their professional skills in law, finance, marketing, operations, you name it.

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One-Third of a Press Pass to an Internet Law Program

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Deborah Finn was invited to be one of the bloggers who receives a press pass to the Internet Law Seminar at the Berkman Center next week. Unfortunately for her (fortunately for me), she couldn't make the third day of conference and arranged for me to be her substitute for the day. I was also.

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Watch Your Content: Protecting Your Website Against Copyright Infringement

Byte Technology

Imagine someone using a piece of text from your website and profiting from the act of doing so. Digital Resources Nonprofit Web Design

Adobe Creative Cloud Giveaway for Nonprofits at 17NTC!

Tech Soup Blog

and makes no representation or warranty that the Sweepstakes is in compliance with your local law. Stop By and Visit Us — Booth 217.

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SOPA, PIPA, and the Wikipedia blackout: what it means for associations.


Meanwhile, the folks who are actively flouting the law are probably going to find a quick technical work-around. That law is OLD.

How Nonprofit Use Tech To Increase Transparency


Share pictures of you setting up your next event or blog about federal law changes that impact your nonprofit and its mission. Blogs.

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