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Offit Kurman Hosts Baltimore Nonprofit Executives Roundtable with Guest Dave Ryan of Compensation GPS

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NonprofitlogoJanuary 25, 2017 | Baltimore, MD On Tuesday, January 24, 2017, Offit Kurman principal attorney Howard Kurman ahosted the firm’s first-quarter, 2017 Baltimore Nonprofit Executives Roundtable. At this roundtable meeting, Dave Ryan of Compensation GPS addressed important executive compensation issues that can prove problematic to those nonprofit organizations that are unaware of existing relevant IRS applicable regulations. Mr. Ryan, a noted executive compensation specialist, led a spirited discussion regarding how nonprofit organizations can and should engage in systematic compensation analysis for its high-level executives in order to avoid so-called intermediate sanctions imposed by the IRS when their compensation practices are under federal scrutiny. Mr. Ryan offered practical and effective advice to the nonprofit leaders in attendance on how to best substantiate their executive compensation structures and actions.


Offit Kurman’s Baltimore Nonprofit Executive Roundtable is a quarterly breakfast meeting led by Howard Kurman, a Co-Founder of the firm who has substantial experience and expertise in representing many nonprofit organizations. Past discussions have focused on board involvement and governance issues, as well as labor and employment issues particular to the nonprofit industry. The participants in the Roundtable regularly express the value in having a forum in which they are able to freely discuss with their peers many of the same issues that they typically all face in dealing with their boards and their employees.




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