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Upcoming CORP Legal Clinics

1. Free Legal Clinic for South Bay Nonprofits presented by Fenwick &West and theAssociation of Corporate Counsel – 9/14/2018

CORP is now accepting applications for its upcoming Legal Wellness Assessment for Nonprofits being held in the South Bay! Participants will work one-on-one with a team of experienced attorneys to receive a legal health check-up, covering areas such as:

  • Corporate Governance
  • Employment and Human Resources
  • Finances and Fiscal Management
  • Tax Reporting and Compliance
  • Real Estate and Leases
  • Intellectual Property

This clinic can help nonprofits with a legal ‘to-do’ list as well as organizations looking to make sure they’re in good shape going forward, with post-clinic support provided if needed.

When & Where:

Friday, September 14
 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM, followed by a complimentary reception
 Fenwick & West LLP
 801 California St. 
 Mountain View, CA 94041

A representative familiar with the organization’s operations must be present for the entire duration of the clinic. APPLICATION DEADLINE: 8/31/18 

To Apply

You must submit an application to be considered for the clinic. To request an application or find out more about the clinic, contact:

Wint Huskey, CORP Paralegal 
whuskey@sfbar.org / (415) 782-8973


2. Free Employment Law Clinic presented by Miller Law Group and theAssociation of Corporate Counsel – 10/19/2018

We’re also accepting applications for our upcoming Employment Law Clinic for Nonprofits! Participants will work one-on-one with a team of knowledgeable attorneys to receive a legal check-up of its employment practices, including:

  • Review of employee handbook
  • Review of employee classifications for compliance with wage & hour laws
  • Advice on best practices for hiring & terminations
  • Compliance with local ordinances

This clinic aims to help organizations flag employment issues before they become HR problems and provide nonprofits with useful resources and tools, including post-clinic support if needed.

When & Where:

Friday, October 19th 
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM, followed by a complimentary reception
Miller Law Group - San Francisco, CA

A representative familiar with the organization’s employment/HR policies and operations must be present for the entire duration of the clinic.. APPLICATION DEADLINE: 10/5/18 

To Apply

You must submit an application to be considered for the clinic. To request an application or find out more about the clinic, contact:

Wint Huskey, CORP Paralegal 
whuskey@sfbar.org / (415) 782-8973


Upcoming CORP Legal Clinics

(Additional details including application information coming soon)

November 1, 2018 – Preventing Sexual Harassment & Discrimination in the Workplace"


 

 


Questions?

For more information or to sign up for the CORP monthly e-newsletter, send an email to corp@sfbar.org.

Last year, the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) Legal Services programs staff and over 1,800 volunteers assisted nearly 8,000 clients at an approximate value of $13 million. Our award-winning program changes lives by using a holistic approach that offers social services as well as legal assistance.

3 Things You Can Do to Help CORP Advance Its Work:

1. Donate to the Justice & Diversity Center: For every dollar JDC spends, seven dollars worth of services are donated.

2. Volunteer: Join over 1,100 attorneys that work to enhance the lives of low-income individuals and the organizations that serve them.

3. Spread the Word: Tell your friends that work for nonprofits about CORP -- a project that provides free legal services to organizations in Northern California. Email corp@sfbar.org for more information.