Posts Tagged: Wall Street Journal

Non-Profit Tax Breaks In Danger

“Strapped Cities Hit Nonprofits with Fees” reports The Wall Street Journal in its December 27, 2010 issue. What’s it all about? Apparently, many municipalities are reconsidering the many special tax breaks received by non-profits. Typical is the exemption from property taxes offered in much of the nation. As an official from the National Council on …


Non-Profits Need To Trademark their Tag Lines!

August 10, 2010 Posted by The Law Firm for Non-Profits, P.C. in Trademark

As detailed in the Wall Street Journal on August 5, 2010, protecting a nonprofit’s trademarks doesn’t stop at just the logo. Non-Profits need to trademark their phrases, power lines, tag lines and slogans … indeed, any phrase or image that used to represent the organization or its services. This lesson has come home to haunt …