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CASL guidance for registered charities

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
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  • July 15 2014

Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation ("CASL"), which came into force on July 1, 2014, is considered to be the toughest commercial electronic messaging

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

The latest (probably not final) word on CASL and charities

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 11 2014

The CRTC has now released new guidance on CASL and charities on its CASL FAQ page (look under the "Registered Charities" heading). The FAQ sheds some

Benefits and disadvantages of incorporating an unincorporated association

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

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

Signing authorities

  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 14 2009

Shortly after a Not-for-Profit Corporation is first incorporated, an organizational meeting of Directors is held for the purpose of what might be called "internal housekeeping"

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

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • 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

Reference letter liability

  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • -
  • 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

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

Charitable trusts: another option to establish a charity

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

Charities are commonly established as a corporation or society

The Ontario Payday Loans Act, 2008 amendments and new regulations should not affect not-for-profit lenders

  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 31 2014

In the fall of 2013, the Ontario government sought comments on a proposed new regulation under the Payday Loans Act, 2008 (the "Act") that was