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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

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 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

Anti-Spam Law to come into force on July 1, 2014: impact on charities and not-for-profits

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

The Canadian government has passed legislation that will prohibit the sending of commercial electronic messages unless the messages meet both consent

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

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

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

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