Conflicts of Interest for Nonprofits: Counseling Nonprofit Boards on Avoiding Conflicts

Course Demo. No credit provided in demo mode.

Credit Hours:
CA - Ethics: 1.0 Credits
NY - Ethics: 1.0 Credits
CT - Ethics: 1.0 Credits
AZ - Professional Responsibility: 1.0 Credits
ND - Ethics: 1.0 Credits
AK - Ethics: 1.0 Credits
PA - Ethics: 1.0 Credits
FL - Ethics: 1.0 Credits

Running Time: 0 Hours, 57 Minutes
Faculty: Lorri Anne Dunsmore -

Course Description

You've probably heard that "Conflicts of Interests" are bad and that nonprofit boards need to avoid conflicts of interests. But, what exactly is a "conflict of interest", and what should you do if your nonprofit has a "conflict of interest?

Conflicts of interest are not necessarily bad. The important thing is being able to identify conflicts of interest and knowing how to manage conflicts of interests when they arise.

This course on "Dealing with Conflicts of Interests" will define what a "conflict of interest" is; Give specific examples of common types of conflicts of interests that arise for nonprofits; Explain the law on conflicts of interest as it applies to nonprofits; Discuss strategies on how to manage conflicts of interests.