Nonprofit Radio: Legal Issues Related to Volunteers

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I’ll be on Nonprofit Radio speaking with host Tony Martignetti this Friday at 10:30 am PT / 1:30 pm ET discussing volunteers and the legal issues nonprofits must consider when working with volunteers. You can tune in to the live feed on Talking Alternative or catch up later on iTunes.

We’ll be talking about:

  • Liability for acts of your volunteers
  • Protecting your organization
  • Protecting your volunteers


Risky Business: There’s liability for the acts of your volunteers | The Nonprofit Times (6/4/14)

Volunteers | National Council of Nonprofits

Managing Volunteers: Balancing Risk and Reward | Nonprofits’ Insurance Alliance of California & Alliance of Nonprofits for Insurance

Volunteers: A Primer on Possible Perils | For Purpose Law Group

Nonprofit Volunteers – Minimizing the Risks | Charity Lawyer Blog

Volunteer Protection Act of 1997 – An Imperfect Solution | Lisa Runquist

Employee or Volunteer: What’s the Difference? | Nonprofit Risk Management Center