Nonprofit Law (MGT 578)

3 credits

Faith-based nonprofit organizations operate according to a complex set of state, federal and common law standards and have limitations on nonprofit activities that include political lobbying and campaigning, fundraising and for-profit business activities.  This course provides the fundamental requirements for successful and legal nonprofit operations in the United States and helps the student understand the legal duties, obligations and reporting requirements to successfully start and run a faith-based nonprofit organization.

Semester Information: 
Spring B: February 27- April 23

Current faculty


Required Reading:
Hopkins, Bruce. Non Profit Law Made Easy. Hoboken, N.J: John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 2005.  ISBN-10: 0471709735, ISBN-13: 978-0471709732--$52.69 New Hard Cover, used from $27.27 on