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Ontario considering advice on "dual-purpose" corporations

Canada - June 1 2015 The government of Ontario is about to start assessing advice that it has solicited from business and professional experts on the shape that…

Co-authors: Lauren Dalton.


The rise of the for-profit, socially-responsible corporation in Canada

Canada - May 29 2015 Corporations want to be viewed as socially responsible enterprises for many reasons: it is good for business; it attracts and helps retain motivated…

Co-authors: Lauren Dalton.


Canadian Bar Association urges Parliament to change the law to encourage the creation of benefit corporations (B-Corps)

Canada - August 28 2014 Public benefit corporations (PBCs), for-profit businesses that seek to generate public benefits in addition to financial profit, are attracting…


Public benefit corporations gaining traction in U.S., Canada

Canada, USA - August 30 2013 As business activity in the third quarter of 2013 starts to gain momentum, the volume on the quiet evolution of the business corporation as an…


The evolution of the corporation: the public benefit corporation

Canada, USA - August 28 2013 In both Canada and the United States, new forms of hybrid, for-profit corporations are being created. They are public benefit corporations (PBCs)…

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