The University of Louisville Foundation‘s ‘forensic’ audit will be released Thursday and is expected to reveal how the foundation handled endowment funds from 2010 to 2016.
An Illinois judge has ruled in favor of The Chicago Tribune, which sued the College of DuPage and the College of DuPage Foundation for access to records under the Freedom of Information Act.
A private foundation whose “sole purpose and function” is to support North Dakota State University is a public entity subject to public open record laws, the state attorney general ruled Monday.
A public university sets up a fundraising apparatus to collect and invest money exclusively for the support of the university.
Florida lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow university direct-support organizations, such as foundations, to meet behind closed doors to discuss private donations and research strategies.
Whether university foundations are extensions of public colleges and universities — and therefore subject to state open record laws — or more similar to private, non-profit corporations (which are not subject to these laws) is a hotly contested issue.
A state court of appeals ruled in January that the records and meetings of the Eastern Michigan University Foundation must be open to the public, overturning a lower court's decision.
XXhttps://www.insidehighered.com/news/2016/12/15/state-audit-criticizes-university-louisvilles-relationship-foundation?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=f38878fea8-DNU20161215&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-f38878fea8-198210581&goal=0_1fcbc04421-f38878fea8-198210581&mc_cid=f38878fea8&mc_eid=d12ccec324http://kycir.org/2016/09/02/u-of-l-foundation-unlawfully-withheld-public-records-attorney-general-rules/COURT ORDERS KY. UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION TO RELEASE DONOR NAMES(09/25/03 12:00am)KENTUCKY ?? A Kentucky judge ruled last week that the University of Louisville Foundation must disclose the names of all but 62 of its 45,000 previously unidentified donors.The Sept.http://www.splc.org/article/2003/09/court-orders-ky-university-foundation-to-release-donor-namesJUDGE ORDERS KY. UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION TO RELEASE CORPORATE DONOR RECORDS(12/09/04 12:00am)KENTUCKY -- The University of Louisville Foundation has been ordered… Continue reading Louisville university foundation secrecy