NYU Social Enterprise Law Tracker
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The Social Enterprise Law Tracker provides a place for anyone interested in the emerging social enterprise sector to view the current legal landscape in the United States. These laws create innovative corporate legal structures, collectively known as social enterprises, designed for businesses that wish to legally commit themselves to the pursuit of social and environmental purposes. This information is provided for educational purposes only, does not constitute the creation of an attorney-client relationship, and is not intended as legal advice. For legal advice, please seek the advice of counsel.
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New York University Social Enterprise Law Tracker
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