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December 14, 2021
Corporate Philanthropy: Where to Start and How to Get it Right
As Corporate Social Responsibility (“CSR”) continues to trend up, more and more companies are considering philanthropic initiatives. But there are many ways to give back, and each program comes with significant compliance challenges. How do you select and launch a program consistent with your brand -- without making an embarrassing mistake or incurring legal liability? Listen as J.J. Leitner, chair of the Frankfurt Kurnit Charitable Organizations Group, provides an interactive overview of the different options and their compliance regimes. Both new and experienced CSR and corporate foundation managers will benefit. Topics include:
- -Corporate foundations: different types, potential pitfalls and alternatives
- -Commercial co-ventures (“cause marketing”)
- -Corporate sponsorships
- -Sweepstakes and contests for the benefit of charities
- -Disaster relief and employee emergency funds
- -And 20 minutes of audience Q&A
1 California General Participatory Credit
1 New York Professional Practice Credit
Presented by: J.J. Leitner, Chair, Charitable Organizations Group at Frankfurt Kurnit
Date: Tuesday, December 14, 2021
Time: 2:00 p.m.to 3:30 p.m. EST
*This program has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the California MCLE Board for a maximum of 1.0 General Participatory Credit. (Note: The content of this course is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys (non-transitional and transitional)).
**This program has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 1.0 credit hours in Areas of Professional Practice. (Note: The content of this course is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys (non-transitional and transitional)).