Date: Thursday, February 8
Duration: 60-Minute Webinar
Time: 1:00pm EST ~ 12:00pm CST ~ 11:00am MST ~ 10:00am PST
Join ECFA for a webinar on Social Media, Church, and the Law with Maame Amponsah, Associate Counsel with Whiteford, Taylor, & Preston, and Erika Cole, Partner with Whiteford, Taylor, & Preston.
Learning Objectives: Coming Soon!
Maame A. Amponsah’s practice is focused in the areas of church law, business law, and nonprofit law. She represents churches, business, and nonprofit organizations while serving as a member of the Office of General Counsel to one of the nation’s largest Christian denominations.
Maame commenced her legal career as an intern at the Supreme Court of the United States. While at the University of Baltimore School of Law, she served as the Managing Editor of the Journal of Land and Development. She also served as a Research Assistant for University of Baltimore’s law professor, Cassandra Harvard, conducting extensive research on financial inclusion policies and banking law. During law school, Maame served as an intern and law clerk at The Law Offices of Erika E. Cole, LLC.
Maame graduated from the University of Baltimore School of Law, cum laude, and received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a double concentration in Business Law and Sports Management.
Erika is a partner with the law office of Whiteford, Taylor, & Preston, located in the Maryland/DC area which serves a large number of churches and nonprofit clients. The Firm has sponsored The Church Compliance Conference for the past 7 years - an annual event designed to inform and inspire pastors and leaders about legal compliance matters. She has served as an adjunct professor at Loyola College (MBA Program) and the University of Baltimore School of Law, and is a sought-after speaker in a multitude of church law matters.
Continuing Education Credit
In order to receive CPE or CEU credit, you must register and log on individually to the webinar, attend a minimum of 50 minutes of the webinar, and answer the polling questions during the webinar. (The recommended credit for this webinar is: 1 CPE credit and 0.1 CEU credit.)
CPE - NASBA Credit: ECFA is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37312-2417. Website: www.nasbaregistry.org. CPE credits earned are based on a 50-minute session equaling one CPE credit—Recommended CPE credit: 1 hour specialized knowledge. Program level: basic; delivery method: group internet-based; prerequisites: none; advanced preparation: none.
CEU - The Church Network Credit: ECFA is a National Registered Continuing Education Provider (NRCEP) with The Church Network. This program is a premier comprehensive continuing education program related to administration in the local church. It is designed to enhance the ongoing professional development of The Church Network members and other ministry professionals, through the offering of quality learning experiences. 0.1 CEUs will be granted to persons who properly register and attend one contact hour of a minimum of 50 minutes of lecture, presentation, or discussion on approved topics.