Corporate Law Report:  ”According to the National Center for Charitable Statistics, there are more than 1.5 million nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations operating in the United States, from charities to industry associations to religious institutions. But whatever their structure or purpose, such organizations need to understand – and respond to – key legal and regulatory issues that are unique to not-for-profits.  For your reference, here are five areas that require ongoing attention (and legal understanding) by nonprofits

The five legal issues discussed in  the article are:

1. Lobbying and Political Campaigning:

2.  Tax Compliance and IRS Activism

3.  Employees, Interns and Volunteers

4.  Privacy and Data Security

5.  Licensing and Intellectual Property Licensing and Intellectual Property