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Non-profit board members’ duty of confidentiality

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • 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

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

CNCA continuance: some issues to avoid

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 11 2014

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

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

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

CASL FAQ: when can organizations rely on implied consent?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • 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

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

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