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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


CRA information about the impact of the Alberta wildfires on charities
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 18 2016

The Canada Revenue Agency has issued a helpful update that sets out some information for charities effected by the Alberta wildfires. It also


Options for unhappy members under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act: oppression remedy
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 9 2015

Members can bring claims against an association if they feel like their rights are being oppressed by the association. The oppression remedy is an


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


NFP Q&A: Tuition assistance now tax free
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 14 2013

Some educational institutions and other organizations provide tuition assistance to family members of their employees. Historically, Canada Revenue


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


Settlement of class action lawsuit regarding advertising health claims
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 9 2012

Earlier this fall, Danone settled a class action lawsuit that had been brought against the company in Québec Superior Court


Does your contest violate canadian laws?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 11 2012

In designing a contest that is open to residents of Canada, there are a number of legal issues to consider


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


Options for unhappy members under the Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations Act: derivative actions
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 18 2015

If your association has ever encountered an unhappy member or member group, you should be aware of the enhanced member rights under the Canada