Records & Academic Services

BOOKS

  • AACRAO's Professional Development Guidelines for Registrars: A Self-Assessment
    In response to the increasing tempo of change in the world of educational technology and its impact on the profession, AACRAO is pleased to present the updated version of the Self-Assessment. (2018).
  • Mentorship in Higher Education: Practical Advice and Leadership Theories
    Written by both mentors and those who have been guided by mentors in their professional lives, Mentorship in Higher Education: Practical Advice and Leadership Theories features a host of wisdom and anecdotes offering multiple perspectives on and experiences with mentorship. Preface by C&U Editor-in-Chief Jeff von Munkwitz-Smith. Zimar, H., & Montgomery, J. (2017).
  • AACRAO Guide to Graduation Ceremonies
    The AACRAO Guide to Graduation Ceremonies provides everything you need to design your institution's ceremony from start to finish, including logistical arrangements, commencement programs, diplomas, regalia, and academic honors. (2017).

 

ARTICLES

WEBINARS

Legal Issues for State and Regional Associations

December 11, 2018

Tuesday, December 11, 2-3 PM ET

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Understanding legal requirements is important for volunteer leaders of state and regional associations. This session will review the benefits of incorporation, discuss the need to remain current with state corporate reporting requirements as well as IRS tax filing, and will offer suggestions for keeping Bylaws and other governing documents current.

Presenter: Jim Goldberg

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James M. Goldberg is a principal in the Washington, DC law firm of Goldberg & Associates, PLLC and serves as outside counsel to AACRAO.

His practice focuses on the representation of nonprofits, trade associations, professional societies, foundations and other types of tax-exempt organizations in all aspects of their operations, including taxation, employment law, and contract issues.

Mr. Goldberg is former Chairman of the Subcommittee on Trade Associations within the American Bar Association's Section on Business Law and formerly served on the governing Council of the American Society of Association Executives' Legal Section. Mr. Goldberg is an active member of the Tax-Exempt Organizations Committee of the District of Columbia Bar.  He serves on the Board of Directors of the Academy of Hospitality Industry Attorneys.