Advice to non-profit organizations

Advice on commercial law

Our lawyers for foundations and associations are specialized mainly in commercial law, which regulates the legislation of NGOs. The services we provide, among others, are:

  • Advice on the incorporation of foundations and associations.
  • Continuous advice to foundations, associations and non-profit organizations.
  • Elaboration and modification of statutes of this type of entities.
  • Drafting and review of all types of contracts, business collaboration agreements, donation agreements and contracts between foundations or public bodies.
  • Convening of meetings of the Board of Trustees and/or Board of Directors and legal support for these meetings.
  • Adaptation to the Personal Data Protection Law.
  • Mergers of foundations, associations or non-profit organizations.
  • Liquidation of entities.

Advice on tax matters

The tax services provided by the lawyers who are experts in foundations are based on a deep knowledge of the tax benefits of patronage and include the following:

  • Continuous tax advice to foundations, associations and other non-profit entities in the common and foral territory.
  • Advice on the application of the special tax regime for non-profit entities: application, loss and content of the regime.
  • Advice on the tax regime for donations and contributions from individuals or legal entities
  • Advice on other forms of patronage: collaboration agreements, expenditure on activities of general interest and support programs for events of exceptional public interest.

Data protection advice

Our data protection and privacy services for non-profit associations and foundations include:

  • Data Protection Delegate Service.
  • Privacy compliance consulting.
  • Management of personal databases.
  • Privacy policy development.
  • Data protection impact assessments.
  • Information security audits.
  • Cybersecurity training.
  • Advice on public bids.
  • Legal defense against sanctions for breach of privacy regulations. 

Intellectual Property law in foundations and associations

Our Intellectual Property services for foundations and non-profit associations include:

  • Complete intellectual property advice: Review of contracts for the assignment of image rights or contents and licenses.
  • Registration and safeguarding of industrial property rights.
  • Protection and registration of musical, literary, audiovisual and technological works (software, Apps, databases) created or used by the foundation or association.
  • Defense against digital fraud infringement and online plagiarism.
  • Advice on licensing and transfer agreements.

Contact Lawyers Specializing in Foundations and Associations

Our lawyers for foundations and associations know the complexity of the third sector and have extensive experience dealing with issues related to non-profit organizations. We can help you with the legal side, giving you all the peace of mind you need to continue doing your work.

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