Nonprofits and Social Media 2018: Clear Law Institute CLE

Nonprofits and social media – a love-hate relationship for many but now a routine part of communicating with stakeholders. I’ll be presenting the webinar Social Media: Legal Issues & Practical Guidance for Nonprofits for the Clear Law Institute on January 25th, 2018, from noon to 1:15 pm PT; 3:00 pm to 4:15 pm ET. You can attend live and/or watch later at your convenience. Our readers can receive a 35% discount by using the promo code: geta35.

In this practical webinar, you’ll learn how to identify and address critical legal issues that may arise in connection with a nonprofit’s use of social media. You’ll receive guidance on how to assist clients to manage risks associated with social media use in areas including fundraising, earned income, and advocacy. Among other things, you will learn about:

  • Why a nonprofit needs to manage its social media content
  • How online fundraising (including crowdfunding) is regulated
  • What tax implications there are for sales on social media sites
  • What activities may trigger foreign state qualification and charity registration requirements
  • How an organization can effectively and safely advocate on important issues
  • What the board’s responsibility is regarding social media communications
  • Why a nonprofit needs a social media policy and what it should include

Nonprofits and Social Media

For additional resources, check out the other posts on our category “Social Media

10 Issues To Address In Your Nonprofit’s Social Media Policy (The Nonprofit Times)