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Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives Becoming Common for Profit-Seeking Businesses

Canada - March 2 2016 This article advances recent discussions of the legal steps that for-profit companies can take to evolve as socially responsible companies…

Co-authors: Lauren J. Dalton, Dhanbir Jaswal.

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 J. 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 J. 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…

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