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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

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
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  • 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: 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

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

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

The CNCA is here: now what?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 12 2011

After years of anticipation, the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (the CNCA) was proclaimed in force on October 17, 2011

Plain language guide to ONCA released

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 8 2013

The Ministry of Consumer Services has released a plain language guide to the new Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 (the "ONCA") that is

No more national charities week?

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

Bill C-458 (An Act respecting a National Charities Week and to amend the Income Tax Act (charitable and other gifts)) was withdrawn at the end of

The not-for-profit and charities sector: looking back at 2013 and looking forward to 2014

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • December 23 2013

2013 has been a very busy year for not-for-profits, especially from a governance point of view. There is now less than 10 months for not-for-profits