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Advising your clients through the thorny maze of eligibility requirements, bylaws, processing procedures, group exemptions and other complexities of the 501(c)(3) application process can be challenging. In this focused legal guide, experienced attorney faculty will navigate you through the onerous requirements, identify problematic issues and equip you with the necessary tools you need to ensure your client successfully obtains nonprofit designation from the IRS. Order today!
Session Time: 2:00 - 3:30 PM Eastern
Presenter: James D. Blume
Alaska Bar members may claim credit for attending CLE programs that have been accredited by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions. This self study program may qualify for up to 1.50 hours of self-study credit, which includes 1.50 hours of VCLE self-study credit under the voluntary CLE Rule of the Alaska Bar Association and 0.0 hours of MECLE ethics self-study under the mandatory ethics continuing legal education CLE Rule.
JAMES D. BLUME is the managing member for the firm Blume, Faulkner & Skeen, PLLC, located in Richardson, Texas. He has held various positions with the State Comptroller's Department, including director of claims and associate deputy comptroller. As associate deputy comptroller, Mr. Blume supervised the legal services and hearings divisions and established the administrative law judge program. He also had authority over the fiscal side of the comptroller's department. Mr. Blume was asked to serve on the Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee for the Texas Supreme Court after acting as an investigator and chairman to the Dallas subcommittee. He holds appointment by the State Bar of Texas as a special assistant disciplinary counsel and has prosecuted a number of cases against attorneys for misconduct. Mr. Blume is a certified mediator and has mediated numerous cases. He has published articles on state taxation issues, legal ethics, non-profit corporations, and trial preparation for paralegals. Mr. Blume received his B.A. degree, cum laude, from Cornell University and his J.D. degree from the University of Texas School of Law.