Perkins Law Hosts Virtual Nonprofit Workshop: Ready to Start a Nonprofit?
June 25, 2021

RVA nonprofit attorney Eric Perkins will discuss key questions to answer before getting started , how to form a Virginia Nonstock Corporation with SCC and how to apply for recognition of tax exempt status. Attendees will also hear valuable insights…

Is Your Firm Client Centered?
June 09, 2021

The legal profession places great value on tradition. For example, the Virginia bar exam still includes age-old Latin terms. While some of these traditions foster a sense of deep community and respect, others tend to impede the profession’s…

When Does a Private Business Loan Transaction Trigger Securities Laws?
June 07, 2021

What is a security? Many find it surprising to discover that there is no specific statutory definition of a “security” under federal or state securities law. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s definition of a “security” includes…

June Nonprofit Spotlight: NAMI
June 02, 2021

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for June 2021 is NAMI. Visit to learn more.

Perkins Law Proud to Support the VMHC
May 28, 2021

There are so many wonderful nonprofit organizations throughout the Richmond area, and the Virginia Museum of History of Culture is certainly at or near the top of the list. Perkins Law is proud to be an associate member of the VMHC, and as we…

Form 990 Filing Deadline for Calendar-Year Based Exempt Organizations
May 12, 2021

For those exempt organizations operating on a calendar-year basis, don't forget that your Form 990 for 2020 (whichever version you are required to file) is due by May 17th. Not to be a downer, but also keep in mind that if you neglect to file…