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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

Have your say on satiety health claims on food

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 9 2012

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

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

Internationalized domain names coming soon

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 9 2012

Internationalized Domain Names may be made available in early January 2013

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

15 months left - the CNCA countdown is on!

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 17 2013

Fifteen months today - October 17, 2014 - is the deadline for continuing under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act. Remember that

Does your contest violate canadian laws?

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

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

What’s new

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • April 29 2011

2011 continues to be a year of change for not-for-profit and charitable organizations

The clock has run out: the CNCA continuance deadline has now passed

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

The time is up; the October 17, 2014 deadline to continue under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act ("CNCA") has now passed. As we have

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