Non-Profit Corporations. Legal news and articles for November 30 - 30, 2011

Business news: AMR all shook up, ADP numbers surprise, Cantor Fitzgerald hiringNKY Tea Party did not violate campaign finance laws, state findsBill would require state's unemployed to volunteer or lose benefitsVermont pols push to end corporate personhoodEthics Watchdog Alleges New Jersey Democrat Used Campaign Funds for Personal UseThe Shocking Ways the Corporate Prison Industry Games the SystemNonprofit Credit Counseling Agency Provides Tips to Help Consumers Check ...The rights of the people vs. Entergy’s corporate hubris'OCCUPIED' Constitutional Amendment Would Eliminate Due Process for CorporationsNew York Law School Announces Partnership with the Center for Justice and ...W&L Alum Heads National Horse Racing OrganizationLoyola alumnus “digs deep” for clean waterEDC gives approval for lease to return movie theater to San...EDC gives approval for lease to return movie theater to San Bernardino's downtownSupport maintained despite organization's accounting 'problems'

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Kansas City StarNovember 1, 2011

As a former board member of the Friends of the Zoo, the non-profit organization that now manages the Kansas City Zoo, I've seen our zoo improve greatly in recent years, most recently with the popular new polar bear exhibit. ...more »

Study: Many Fortune 500 cos. paid $0 taxes
CBS NewsNovember 3, 2011

Yet a new study finds that many of the nation's top companies are already paying less in US taxes on their pretax profits than they do overseas. In a study comprising more than half of the Fortune 500 list of the largest US corporations, ...more »

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Business news: AMR all shook up, ADP numbers surprise, Cantor Fitzgerald hiring
The Star-Ledger - NJ.comNovember 30, 2011

American Airlines parent AMR Corp. filed for bankruptcy after failing to secure cost-cutting labor agreements and sitting out a round of mergers that dropped it from the world's largest airline to No. 3 in the US With the filing, American became the ...more »

NKY Tea Party did not violate campaign finance laws, state finds
Cincinnati.com (blog)November 30, 2011

The Northern Kentucky Tea Party incorporated as a non-profit in Kentucky on July 22, 2009 and was not created for the purpose of a campaign, KREF's report noted. “There's no basis upon which we can treat the tea party differently from any individual ...more »

Bill would require state's unemployed to volunteer or lose benefits
Atlanta Journal ConstitutionNovember 30, 2011

Dubbed the "Dignity for the Unemployed Act," the bill would force applicants for state unemployment benefits to perform at least 24 hours of volunteer service a week at a nonprofit charitable organization. The mandate would kick in after the first two ...more »

Vermont pols push to end corporate personhood
vtdigger.orgNovember 30, 2011

His dissent also said that the majority had “changed the case to give themselves an opportunity to change the law.” Until Citizens United, a century of US election laws prohibited corporate managers from spending general treasury funds in federal ...more »

Ethics Watchdog Alleges New Jersey Democrat Used Campaign Funds for Personal Use
Center for Responsive PoliticsNovember 30, 2011

Today, the nonpartisan, nonprofit watchdog organization Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission against Rep. Rob Andrews (DN.J.). ...more »

The Shocking Ways the Corporate Prison Industry Games the System
truthoutNovember 30, 2011

Unfortunately, that mission is incompatible with the priorities of the for-profit prison industry. As it turns out, conditions at WGYCF are so atrocious that the ACLU and Southern Poverty Law Center have teamed up to file a class-action lawsuit on ...more »

Nonprofit Credit Counseling Agency Provides Tips to Help Consumers Check ...
PR Web (press release)November 30, 2011

Debt Management Credit Counseling Corp. http://www.dmcconline.org, a nonprofit credit counseling organization (“DMCC”), announced today they provide tips for consumers to maintain accurate information on credit reports in order to receive the best ...more »

The rights of the people vs. Entergy’s corporate hubris
CommonsNovember 30, 2011

... Entergy made a clear statement to the public that Vermont's laws are irrelevant and that the law of corporate profit trumps democracy. Vermont Yankee's illegal and arrogant refusal to close the reactor on time will be met with non-violent protest. ...more »

'OCCUPIED' Constitutional Amendment Would Eliminate Due Process for Corporations
Heritage.org (blog)November 30, 2011

The amendment would also exempt media companies and their corporate parents. Under pre-Citizens United law, news outlets enjoyed a monopoly among private companies on free political speech, meaning companies that owned those news outlets – General ...more »

New York Law School Announces Partnership with the Center for Justice and ...
PR Web (press release)November 30, 2011

New York Law School's renowned faculty of prolific scholars has built the School's strength in such areas as constitutional law, civil and human rights, labor and employment law, media and information law, urban legal studies, international and ...more »

W&L Alum Heads National Horse Racing Organization
Washington and Lee University News Office (blog)November 30, 2011

... Ky., attorney who has specialized in bankruptcy, creditors' rights and equine law, has been named the chief executive officer of the National Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association (NHBPA). The NHBPA is a non-profit corporation that works ...more »

Loyola alumnus “digs deep” for clean water
Loyola PhoenixNovember 30, 2011

As the co-founder and director of DigDeep, a nonprofit organization that works to protect and promote the human right to water, 25-year-old McGraw was on a field visit to start up a community well in 2011. He was the only white man, surrounded by a ...more »

EDC gives approval for lease to return movie theater to San...
San Bernardino SunNovember 30, 2011

The board of the Economic Development Corporation - the nonprofit agency which has had oversight of redevelopment here since March - voted 4-0 to approve a 10-year lease agreement with Regal Entertainment Group. The agreement - which carries one-year ...more »

EDC gives approval for lease to return movie theater to San Bernardino's downtown
San Bernardino SunNovember 30, 2011

The board of the Economic Development Corporation - the nonprofit agency which has had oversight of redevelopment here since March - voted 4-0 to approve a 10-year lease agreement with Regal Entertainment Group. The agreement - which carries one-year ...more »

Support maintained despite organization's accounting 'problems'
WND.comNovember 30, 2011

ACORN Housing claims to be completely separate from ACORN, the shell corporation that went bankrupt a year ago, and ACORN's 370-plus affiliates. Vadum's book describes ACORN as a nonprofit version of Enron, the failed energy company brought down by its ...more »

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