Grand Junction, CO asked in Business Formation for Colorado

Q: Could a organization be made such as a non profit or activist group that helped provide training and assistance to kurds

and other groups that are fighting against ISIS? Or to hire Private Military contractors to assist with training and security.

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A: A local non-profit lawyer can advise.

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Laurinda Frederick
Laurinda Frederick
  • Greenwood Village, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: It sounds like this is less of a business formation issue, and more of an international law issue because it involves foreign relations and US security laws. Forming a non-profit is one thing, it's another to provide military training to international forces. I would start by looking at as they have done quite a bit of research on charities trying to counter terrorism.

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