Document(s) published by this organization: 50
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|Unions Pressure Carolina Farmers|
William H. Floyd; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
July 14, 2016, previously published on June 30, 2016Carolina farmers must constantly deal with changing weather and markets. Add one more challenge: labor unions. Recently, labor unions have actively targeted certain agribusinesses in the Carolinas.
|New DOL Rules Heighten Disclosure Requirements for Labor “Persuaders”|
James A. Byars; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
July 14, 2016, previously published on June 29, 2016The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recently announced significant revisions to the “persuader” rules set forth in the Labor Management Reporting & Disclosure Act of 1959 (LMRDA). The new rules impose increased disclosure requirements for employers and any “labor relations...
|An Employer's Compliance Checklist to the EEOC's Final Wellness Program Regulations|
Suzanne G. Odom; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
June 13, 2016, previously published on June 1, 2016Employers implementing wellness programs have a number of laws to navigate: the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, as amended (HIPAA); the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA); and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA), among others. Most companies are...
|Consideration of Force Majeure in Construction Contracts|
Jonathan Massell, David A. Senter; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 25, 2016Before entering into a construction contract, consider how force majeure events are evolving in today’s world.
|Appeals Procedures for Tax Court Cases|
Paul G. Topolka; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
April 26, 2016, previously published on April 1, 2016The Internal Revenue Service (Service) on March 23, 2016, issued Revenue Procedure 2016-22 which clarifies and describes the practices for the administrative appeals process in cases docketed in the United States Tax Court (Tax Court).
|Tax Court to Exempt Orgs: Substantiate!|
James P. Rourke; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
April 26, 2016, previously published on March 16, 2016While we’re not even three full months into 2016, the United States Tax Court already has decided two cases, which disallowed tax deductions for donors based on a tax exempt entity’s failure to properly substantiate those donations.
|Quid Pro Quo: When a “Gift” is not a Gift|
Burnet R. Maybank, James P. Rourke; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
April 26, 2016, previously published on April 8, 2016When it comes to properly documenting property and cash donations, most charities are well-versed with the IRS’ substantiation rules. But equally as important to those rules are the disclosure requirements regarding quid pro quo donations—that is, where the donor receives goods,...
|Freedom of Information Act Ruling|
Bob Coble; Nexsen Pruet LLC;
April 14, 2016, previously published on March 7, 2016A recent ruling regarding South Carolina’s Freedom of Information Act is one to note. It came on February 22 in DomainsNewMedia.com vs. Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce.
|Reminder about Political Activities of Nonprofits|
Suzanne G. Odom; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
April 14, 2016, previously published on March 18, 2016The 2016 election season is red hot. So, now is the perfect time for a reminder about the political activity prohibitions applicable to public charities and private foundations.
|Interested in a Crop-Share Lease?|
Jay R. Hoodenpyl; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
March 21, 2016, previously published on March 14, 2016A cash land lease is a simple method of permitting one party to farm lands owned by another party. The tenant pays rent to the landowner, farms the land, and receives all of the income generated by the crop produced. For practical purposes the landowner takes no role in the tenant’s farming...