Understanding Collective Impact

In a previous blog post, we’ve already explored the use of social impact bonds as an alternative means of financing socially driven projects. A corollary to social impact bonds is the concept of collective impact. Whereas social impact bonds are the means to achieve some...

Sustainable Law Group Goes to Washington!

This week Sustainable Law Group joins representatives from the Social Enterprise Alliance Los Angeles Chapter to visit with Congressional representatives and their staff to encourage their support for H.R. 2043, the Social Enterprise Ecosystem and Economic Development (SEEED) Commission Act.  Rep. Cicilline (D-RI) introduced the SEEED Act in May 2013 and Rep. Schiff (D-CA)...

Think Creatively Before Settling on a Hybrid Entity

At Sustainable Law Group we are privileged to work with a number of social entrepreneurs who are redefining business as usual in for profit and nonprofit organizations alike. Since we opened our doors in April 2012 we have helped to structure and form all of...