ACPNS Seminar: NDIS – An Honest Conversation

Paul is speaking at a seminar being hosted by the Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Non-Profit Studies being held on 15 April 2019 at 5:15 for a 5:30pm start, to finish at 7:00pm. This is your rare opportunity to join a conversation - in person or online - with those in the know about improvements [...]

2019-04-11T08:40:25+00:00April 11th, 2019|

The KinCare case: What is a ‘non-profit organisation’?

Background A recent state duty case in New South Wales sheds some light on the meaning of the word ‘non-profit’ in the context of close family control and significant dealings with related for profit entities.[1] Mr H was a retired teacher and pastor with the Seventh-Day Adventist Church and his wife was a registered [...]

2019-04-11T08:19:29+00:00April 10th, 2019|

Tattersalls Club case: Ladies allowed in, men thrown out of Court

Background This is a case about voting procedures at the Brisbane Tattersall’s Club (Club) to allow females to become members. The motion to admit females as members was passed by a slim margin in 2018 after similar resolutions failed in 2003, 2005 and 2006.[1] It was alleged that the ballot was not conducted in [...]

2019-04-11T08:28:26+00:00April 10th, 2019|