We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 47

Non-profit board members’ duty of confidentiality

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 20 2012

Like their for-profit counterparts, board members of a non-profit corporation are in a fiduciary relationship with the corporation

Anti-Spam Law to come into force on July 1, 2014: impact on charities and not-for-profits

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 28 2014

The Canadian government has passed legislation that will prohibit the sending of commercial electronic messages unless the messages meet both consent

CASL FAQ: when can organizations rely on implied consent?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 6 2014

In our last CASL FAQ, we asked "How Can I Obtain Express Consent for Commercial Electronic Messages?". In this FAQ, we mention some situations when

Not-for-profit newsletter - Fall 2013

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 12 2013

There are always new things of interest to the NFP and charities law sector and we report on several in this edition of our newsletter

Directors: who qualifies and who is ineligible under the new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 30 2013

The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act ("CNCA") sets out specific qualifications for directors of corporations incorporated or continued

Does your contest violate canadian laws?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 11 2012

In designing a contest that is open to residents of Canada, there are a number of legal issues to consider

Have your say on satiety health claims on food

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 9 2012

Health Canada is seeking comments on its guidance document on satiety health claims on food

The CNCA continuance deadline is approaching what is the minimum to transition?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 19 2014

Corporations governed by the Canada Corporations Act have until October 17, 2014 to continue under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act

Ontario budget highlights

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 3 2013

As part of the Ontario budget released on May 2nd, the Ontario government has indicated its strong support of broader gender diversity on the boards

CASL FAQ: what are the general requirements to comply with CASL?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 6 2014

In our last CASL FAQ asking "Are My Organization's Emails Spam?", we cautioned that the activities of not-for-profits and charities may be caught