New York State Attorney General
Barbara D. Underwood
in collaboration with
Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer
Charities Symposium

Friday, September 21 2018, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM [EST]

7, East 7th Street, New York, NY, United States


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Friday, September 21 2018, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM [EST]

About the Event

The Attorney General’s Charities Bureau is pleased to invite you to attend a Charities Symposium, "Doing Well While Doing Good,” which will include presentations on governance, accounting, legal and management issues concerning not-for-profit organizations.  The symposium is part of the Charities Bureau’s educational program designed to assist not-for-profit organizations in New York in fulfilling their missions effectively while complying with the legal mandates of this State.



8:30 - 9:00



9:00 - 9:15

Welcoming and Introduction
Hon. Gale A. Brewer, Manhattan Borough President


9:15 - 10:15

The Attorney General’s Role in Protecting Charitable Assets and their Beneficiaries and Donors
James G. Sheehan, Bureau Chief
NY Attorney General’s Charities Bureau


10:15 - 10:30



10:30 - 11:30

The Charities Bureau’s Enforcing of the Law: Education, “Soft Touch” Resolution and the Court 
Assistant Attorneys General
Charities Bureau


11:30 - 12:30

Protecting Your Property: What to Think About Before Entering Into a Contract to Sell
Assistant Attorneys General
Charities Bureau


12:30 - 1:00

Concluding Remarks


Cancellation policy

If you cannot attend the event, we appreciate it if you cancel online as soon as possible to allow others to register. 

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New York State Office of the Attorney General