Morgan Lewis tax associate Shira Helstrom was a panelist for New York Lawyers for the Public Interest, Foundation Center, & Support Center’s Nonprofit Formation Fundamentals Series on April 17, 2018. Shira presented on the panel “Best Practices for Good Governance and Board Development.”
The panel discussed the essential considerations when creating a board of directors as a new nonprofit organization. The panel examined issues of legal compliance and good governance. The program also provided insight on implementing policies to meet local, state, and federal regulations; board responsibilities and best practices; and guidance with filing requirements.