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CAPLAW Legal Updates

CAPLAW Legal Updates

This archive of CAPLAW legal updates and e-News bulletins contains timely information on the legal and financial topics important to the Community Action network.

CAPLAW Legal Updates

CAPLAW News Alerts

This archive of CAPLAW news alerts contains breaking news on the legal and financial topics important to the Community Action network.

CAPLAW Articles

CAPLAW Articles

This archive of CAPLAW articles features short resources and legal analysis on a variety of issues that impact the Community Action network. View CAPLAW’s articles organized by topic.

Uniform Guidance for New Leaders: Cost Principles

Uniform Guidance for New Leaders: Cost Principles

This webinar is Part 2 of the Uniform Guiding Light: Introducing New Leaders to the Uniform Administrative Requirements and Cost Principles for Federal Awards webinar series and addresses the Cost Principles of the Uniform Guidance. The two-part series covers the regulations governing the...

Uniform Guidance for New Leaders: Cost Principles

Head Start: Back to School

As the new program year begins and COVID-19 recovery efforts continue, Head Start and Early Head Start agencies face new challenges and opportunities. This webinar will help set you up for a successful program year, as we discuss recent Federal policy guidance and what it means for your agency. We...

Uniform Guidance for New Leaders: Cost Principles

Uniform Guidance for New Leaders: Administrative Rules

This webinar is Part 1 of the Uniform Guiding Light: Introducing New Leaders to the Uniform Administrative Requirements and Cost Principles for Federal Awards webinar series and addresses the Administrative Requirements of the Uniform Guidance. The two-part series covers the regulations governing...

Uniform Guidance for New Leaders: Cost Principles

Conversations on Democratic Selection in a Pandemic

This webinar features two of the CAAs recently profiled in Preserving the Low-Income Voice: Snapshots of Democratic Selection Procedures in a Pandemic, a look into creative and innovative democratic selection procedures adopted by CAAs in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The democratically...

CARES Act Benefits for Nonprofit CAAs

CARES Act Benefits for Nonprofit CAAs

The CARES Act which was signed into law on March 27, 2020, offers various forms of aid to nonprofit CAAs and state associations whose operations have been impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak. This resource covers each of the benefits available to the Community Action network under the CARES Act, including a detailed analysis of what CAAs should consider with respect to these programs.

Uniform Guidance for New Leaders: Cost Principles

Reviewing and Negotiating Cloud Services Agreements

If your CAA wasn’t already using cloud-based services before the COVID-19 pandemic, chances are that has changed. But do you understand the terms governing your use of those services and the rights that the service provider has to the information your CAA stores in the cloud? Do your agreements...