BASF CLE: Serving on a Nonprofit Board for Attorneys

On January 14, 2020, NEO’s Erin Bradrick and Victoria Weatherford of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP will be speaking on Serving on a Nonprofit Board: Issue Spotting & 2020 Ethics Update at the Bar Association of San Francisco from noon to 1:15 pm. The event (also offered as a live webcast) is sponsored by the Litigation Section of the Barristers Club.

This CLE will provide an overview of the role of nonprofit Boards of Directors, the fiduciary duties that individual Directors owe to an organization, potential liability exposure of Directors, and conflicts of interest.  It will focus on ethical concerns and issues that may arise when attorneys serve on nonprofit Boards. Update from last year on any changes in law etc.

Additional Resources

Attorney/Director: Issues for Attorneys Serving on Nonprofit Boards

State Bar of California Rule 6.3 Membership in Legal Services Organization (Rule Approved by the Supreme Court, Effective November 1, 2018)