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Mark Chopko Presents at Church Mutual Insurance Company Webinar

October 06, 2016
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PHILADELPHIA – Stradley Ronon Partner Mark E. Chopko presented the webinar, “Involvement of Religious Charities in the Political Process: Dos and Don’ts,” hosted by Church Mutual Insurance Company on Sept. 27. Chopko discussed the differences between political advocacy and issue advocacy and between corporate action and personal involvement, as well the limits of the First Amendment regarding religious freedom.

Chopko chairs Stradley Ronon’s nonprofit and religious organizations practice group and advises clients, including colleges and universities, in matters involving structural, business, governance, regulatory and complex litigation. A former general counsel for the U.S. Conference on Catholic Bishops, he has participated in more than 30 Supreme Court cases as counsel for religious groups in friend-of-the-Court briefs.

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