An Experienced Business Law Attorney Advising Nonprofit Organizations
Plata Law Group LLC assists nonprofits with their corporate formation and applications to obtain tax-exempt status. The firm helps founders and operators of nonprofit organizations evaluate and address the liability risks of nonprofit boards of directors. The firm advises boards of directors regarding the implementation of operational procedures that align with their own bylaws and articles of incorporation. The firm also facilitates the filing of nonprofits’ reports with appropriate state and federal government agencies.
Nonprofit and charitable organizations sometimes restructure by merging and consolidating with others. Some organizations partition their operations to form more focused entities. Others seek to create mutually beneficial affiliate relationships. The firm cost-effectively and efficiently facilitates these endeavors for nonprofit clients.
Contracts, Financing And Intellectual Property
Plata Law Group LLC assists with the drafting, negotiating and finalizing of contracts and leases. The firm provides counsel and services aimed at protecting nonprofit organizations’ intellectual property while also helping these organizations avoid infringing upon others’ rights.
Finance-related legal counsel addresses fundraising, acknowledgement of donors, financing and fulfillment of IRS obligations. The firm provides counsel on these matters and conducts risk management and insurance audits.
About Employees And Volunteers
Plata Law Group LLC advises nonprofit organizations as well as for-profit businesses on all aspects of employment, including hiring, background checks, references, performance reviews, discipline and terminations. Clients receive guidance on compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the anti-discrimination provisions of Title VII and the New Jersey Laws Against Discrimination (NJLAD), involving sexual, religious, racial and other forms of harassment.
Customized policies for screening, training and supervision of volunteers and personnel manuals are drafted by the legal team at Plata Law Group LLC for employees of nonprofits and volunteers.
Schedule A Consultation
Discuss your nonprofit or charitable organization’s legal needs with a detail-oriented lawyer. Experience Mr. Plata’s commitment to improving the community through the practice of law. Call 973-869-5807 or send an email inquiry to request an appointment.