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Law Review: Update on Lobbying Rules

A reminder on the laws governing your association’s ability to lobby and participate in other advocacy activities.

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Legal Concerns to Weigh for Association-wide DEI Initiatives

Most trade and professional association DEI efforts are unlikely to generate antitrust concern. For those that do, however, it is important to be careful to avoid actions that could be construed as anticompetitive.

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Evolution of Association Culture and Flexibility

The COVID-19 pandemic sparked widespread change to workforce culture. We spoke with four association executives about the changes they made and how their organizations are adjusting to these unprecedented times.

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Collecting Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Data Under GDPR

Can associations collect data under GDPR?

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Are Virtual Trade Shows Subject to Taxes?

While the IRS couldn’t have foreseen COVID-19 happening with regard to its rules on trade show income, it did issue a revenue ruling in 2004 to provide guidance on internet-based trade shows.

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A Landmark Decision

Examining the U.S. Supreme Court’s LGBTQ employment discrimination ruling

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Examining the Rules

Employment policies in the time of COVID-19

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Drug-Free Workplaces: Up in Smoke?

With new cannabis laws in place, make sure you know your rights as an employer.

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Independent Contractor Agreements

What needs to be included in my independent contractor agreements to avoid any problems?

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An Important Ethics Update

The City of Chicago’s City Council adopted a new lobbyist registration ordinance in July focused on ethics reform.

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