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Last minute uncertainty for registered charities under Canada’s anti-spam law

  • Bennett Jones LLP
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  • Canada
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  • June 27 2014

Canadian registered charities seeking to comply with Canada's new anti-spam Law (CASL) recently received some disappointing news. CASL is a very

Canada's new email era: CASL and the not-for-profit sector

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 30 2014

In just a few short hours, Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) will come into force and significantly change the e-communication landscape for

Canada’s anti-spam law: frequently asked questions for non-profits and charities

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 16 2014

Canada's anti-spam law (referred to as "CASL") will come into force on July 1, 2014. CASL has serious ramifications for a wide-range of organizations

Further update on CASL's charitable fundraising exception

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 25 2014

We explained recently that Imagine Canada had reported further guidance from Industry Canada about CASL's charitable fundraising exception. Imagine

Canada's new anti-spam legislation: what does it mean for U.S. nonprofits?

  • Venable LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • June 13 2014

Under Canada's new Anti-Spam Law (CASL), as of July 1, 2014, for-profit companies and nonprofit organizations engaged in marketing and fundraising

Non-profit board members’ duty of confidentiality

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 20 2012

Like their for-profit counterparts, board members of a non-profit corporation are in a fiduciary relationship with the corporation

Charitable trusts: another option to establish a charity

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • September 8 2011

Charities are commonly established as a corporation or society

Reference letter liability

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • August 31 2011

Charities and non-profit organizations that provide reference letters to departing and former employees need to ensure that they are aware of the possible legal implications that such letters entail

Benefits and disadvantages of incorporating an unincorporated association

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • November 27 2009

On occasion we are asked to discuss the differences between associations and corporations

Tax treatment of the provision of rent-free leases to charity

  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 31 2013

Charities are occasionally offered the opportunity to use the property of another person free of charge. This may include the provision of rent-free