Host Ted Hart will be having a Q & A session with John Bennett and David Shevlin, attorneys from Simpson Thacher & Bartlett. They will be discussing how charities can comply with IRS expectations for reporting on use of funds received from grants.
About the guests:
JOHN N. BENNETT
Associate, NY Office
John Bennett is an Associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP where he practices in the Exempt Organizations Department. He advises a number of endowed universities, foundations, hospitals and cultural institutions in connection with the investment of their endowments. John has represented not-for-profit institutions in connection with secondary market sales of interest in various private investment vehicles. John also advises a variety of public charities and private foundations on structural and operating issues, including governance, reorganizations, domestic and international grantmaking and taxation.
DAVID A. SHEVLIN
Partner, NY Office
David Shevlin is a Partner at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and is Head of the Exempt Organizations Group. He advises a variety of international and domestic exempt organizations, including all forms of private foundations and public charities. Mr. Shevlin also advises donors to and the governing bodies of exempt organizations. Mr. Shevlin has been recognized as a leading practitioner in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2008 – 2012). In addition, he regularly speaks and writes on topics of relevance to exempt organizations.