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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

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

Settlement of class action lawsuit regarding advertising health claims

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

Earlier this fall, Danone settled a class action lawsuit that had been brought against the company in Québec Superior Court

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 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

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

Raffles: don’t forget to obtain a licence

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • 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

Some issues to remember under the CNCA

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 4 2013

As federal not-for-profits move to continue under the Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations Act ("CNCA") before the October 17, 2014 deadline, it is

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

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

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