Register NOW!FEATURE STORIES Friday, August 26th, 2016
Join Church Executive and GuideOne Insurance for an informative and timely webinar at 10 a.m. CT on Tuesday, 27 September.
Our esteemed presenters — David Middlebrook, one of the country’s leading attorneys in religious nonprofit organization law; and Eric Spacek, JD, ARM, Director of Risk Management and Loss Control at GuideOne — will:
- Review the historical background of churches and political activity;
- Help you understand what is permitted (and prohibited) political activity for churches; and
- Share current IRS rules for nonprofits about political endorsements, appearances by candidates, voter guides and drives, and issue advocacy.
DAVID O. MIDDLEBROOK is one of the country’s leading attorneys in religious nonprofit organization law. His clients include high-profile charitable and religious organizations.
David is a founding shareholder of Anthony & Middlebrook, P.C., a nationally recognized boutique law firm located in Dallas / Fort Worth focused on the representation of nonprofit, tax-exempt organizations, including public charities, private foundations, religious organizations, private schools, colleges and universities, charitable trusts, and supporting organizations.
David provides leadership to the “Church Law Group,” a practice section of the firm that works exclusively with churches, ministries, faith-based organizations and clergy, both domestic and international.
In 2012 — according to Outreach Magazine’s annual ranking of the 100 largest and fastest growing churches in America” — 37 of the top 100 churches looked to the Church Law Group for their legal needs.
ERIC SPACEK, JD, ARM is the Director of Risk Management and Loss Control at GuideOne Insurance in West Des Moines, IA.
Before joining GuideOne, he served as Minister of Operations for a large Methodist church in Raleigh, N.C., and was a liability litigation attorney in Washington, D.C.