Dawn Crowell Murphy

Associate at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP’s nonprofit organizations practice

She provides counsel to trade and professional associations, charities, foundations and other tax-exempt organizations on a wide variety of legal matters, including corporate governance, tax, lobbying, antitrust, charitable solicitation, employment, contract, merger and other transactions

My Articles

Gambling for a Cause: The Rise of the Charitable Raffle in Pro Sports and Implications (and Opportunities) for In-house Counsel

The 50/50 charitable raffle has long been part of the experience at Canadian sporting events. Now, with the help of technology, as well as cultural shifting, and even changes to the law, the 50/50 raffle has made a splash in American pro sports, and has moved even beyond that, to collegiate sports.