Cases & Deals

Tu Sach Islam receives tax-exempt status

Clients Tu Sach Islam

Sam Lam, Jones Day Irvine, assisted Tu Sach Islam, a local organization that educates the Vietnamese American community in Orange County about Islam and translates Islamic literature into Vietnamese, complete an IRS application for tax-exempt status as well as prepare other organizational documents. Sam's fluency in Vietnamese was of particular help in working with the leadership of Tu Sach Islam. Sam was recognized in the August 2014 Helping Communities newsletter of the Public Law Center of Orange County for his work with PLC's Community Organization Legal Assistance Project.