Register for ASAE’s GR Symposium in June

ASAE will host its Government Relations Symposium June 5 at the Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center in Washington, DC. This year’s conference will tackle some of the most challenging issues confronting association government relations professionals in the field and help them maximize their association’s influence and relationships with policymakers. The theme of this year’s… Read more »

EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): Client Guide

Below please find a client guide and backgrounder from ASAE’s general counsel firm Pillsbury LLP that outlines the changes to the current EU data laws. The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will apply beginning May 25, 2018. From Pillsbury LLP: “A new data protection framework (the GDPR) has been adopted, significantly changing current EU data laws. It will… Read more »

ASAE, Pillsbury to Host Discussion on China’s NGO Law

ASAE and its general counsel firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP are holding a program July 12 for association professionals who want to learn more about China’s recently-passed Foreign NGO Law. China’s Foreign NGO Law formalizes legal requirements for foreign NGOs desiring to conduct activities in China and establishes what types of activities are welcomed…. Read more »

ACT Panel Notes Change in Focus at IRS EO Office

The Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities (ACT) presented its annual recommendations to the IRS on June 8, including some specific areas where the Exempt Organizations (EO) office might focus its attention beginning next year. The ACT report, based on extensive interviews with the tax-exempt sector, notes a “stark perception” that the role… Read more »