Legal Resources for Jewish Organizations

JCRC-NY – Alerts, Articles, Memos & Templates

The following information is generally applicable to any type of charity – nonprofit or religious.
There is a separate section focused on some specific issues for religious corporations.


Effective Oct. 9, 2018 – All employers must adopt sexual harassment prevention policy. First mandatory sexual harassment prevention training required before Oct. 9, 2019 then annual trainings.

2.  NYC SEXUAL HARASSMENT LAW  – September 6, 2018 – Required posting Of NYC Notice &  Information Sheet for new employees

3.  NEW – Summary 2018 UpDate of NYS & NYC Employment Laws
By FordHarrison (law firm)Click Here

4.  NYS – ATTORNEY GENERAL – Charities Bureau
*Required as of Dec. 1, 2018 – Online e-Registration and annual filings for Charities
  Click to go to web page

Charity Governance Issues

IRS/NYS/NYC – Laws & Filings

Religious Corporation – Governance & Fiscal Memos


Other Resources


New York State

New York City – Focus on Property Owners

 Nonprofit Sites

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