Tag Archives: Organizations

Report: Dark Data Plagues Federal Organizations

NextGov: “While government leaders across the globe are excited about the unleashing artificial intelligence in their organizations, most are struggling with deploying it for their missions because they can’t wrangle their data, a new study suggests. In a survey released … Continue reading

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CFTC Launches New Rule on Derivatives Clearing Organizations

Derivatives clearing organizations (DCOs) offer a valuable purpose in the investment community. Like many other investment operations, they’re thoroughly regulated, and sometimes those regulations are not as clear-cut as many would prefer. Thus,  the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) recent … Continue reading

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News organizations have all but abandoned their archives

BoingBoing: “Sharon Ringel and Angela Woodall have published a comprehensive, in-depth look at the state of news archiving in the digital age, working under the auspices of the Tow Center at the Columbia Journalism Review; it’s an excellent, well-researched report … Continue reading

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Ropes & Gray Podcast: Tax Reform and Its Impact on Exempt Organizations, One Year In

Podcast Attorneys from the tax exempt group at Ropes & Gray have produced a podcast summarizing the changes to tax laws pertaining to exempt organizations. Click on the Podcast link centered above to listen during your lunch time. The podcast… … Continue reading

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The IRS Did Not Violate the First Amendment in Declining to Exempt Organizations to Help Marijuana Dealers

By Ellen P. Aprill Several commentators have called attention to the statement of the IRS in Revenue Procedure 2018-5, just reiterated in Rev. Proc. 2019-1, that it will not issue a determination letter recognizing exemption from income tax for “an … Continue reading

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