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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


CASL FAQ: when can organizations rely on implied consent?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • 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


CNCA continuance: some issues to avoid
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 11 2014

Corporations governed by the Canada Corporations Act have until October 17, 2014 to continue under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act


NFP Q&A: understanding Ontario’s accessible websites and web content requirements part 3
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 27 2015

In Part 1 and Part 2 of this series, the Accessibility Directorate of Ontario answered questions regarding websites being significantly refreshed


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


Charitable fundraising? Remember the CRA guidance: there are practices that raise a red flag!
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 30 2013

The CRA's fundraising guidance is available at: Fundraising is something the


Responding to claims from unhappy members under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 28 2015

When potential litigation arises in the form of a derivative action or oppression remedy under theCanada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, an


NFP Q&A: understanding Ontario’s accessible websites and web content requirements part 2
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 4 2015

In this Q&A, the Accessibility Directorate of Ontario answers questions regarding micro-sites. To see who falls under a "Large Organization" or


A members’ rights case under the CNCA when can a board deny a requisition?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 30 2015

In an application brought by members of Taekwondo Canada, the judge ordered the corporation to call a meeting to consider various issues raised by


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