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Non-profit board members’ duty of confidentiality

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • June 20 2012

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

October 17, 2014 CNCA deadline approaches: can dissolved corporations be revived if not continued?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 8 2014

As has been written about previously in our posting The Clock is Ticking on Continuance -- What Will Happen on October 17, 2014 If Your Organization

Raffles: don’t forget to obtain a licence

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 3 2014

If your organization wishes to conduct a raffle to raise funds, do not forget that there are rules governing the running of raffles. (Generally

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

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • 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

CASL FAQ: when can organizations rely on implied consent?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • 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

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

The clock is ticking on continuance what will happen on October 17, 2014 if your organization hasn’t continued under the CNCA?

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

As everyone with a federally incorporated not-for-profit organization knows by now, corporations governed by the Canada Corporations Act ("CCA") have

CASL FAQ: how can I obtain express consent for commercial electronic messages?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
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  • February 20 2014

In our last CASL FAQ, we asked "What Are the General Requirements to Comply with CASL?". We mentioned that the first question an organization needs

Ontario budget highlights

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • 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

Will Ontario's unclaimed intangible property program exclude gift cards?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 9 2012

In 1989, the Unclaimed Intangible Property Act was passed in Ontario, but it was never proclaimed in force