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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


The clock is ticking on continuance what will happen on October 17, 2014 if your organization hasn’t continued under the CNCA?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 28 2014

As everyone with a federally incorporated not-for-profit organization knows by now, corporations governed by the Canada Corporations Act ("CCA") have


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


The Canada Revenue Agency revokes the registration of the ACTLAP Children's Foundation (A.C.F.)
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 15 2016

On July 8, 2016 the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) issued the news release set out below. The CRA is revoking the registration of a charity for several


Proclamation of the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act delayed again
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 29 2015

After many years of waiting for the proclamation of the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 (Ontario) (the "ONCA"), not-for-profit corporations in


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


Online Filing Centre
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 3 2015

Corporations Canada has extended the number of items that can be filed online. This is meant to assist organizations in their compliance efforts


Public consultation on counter-terrorist financing standard
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 17 2015

The CRA has advised that "The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is holding a public consultation on the revision of the international


Proclamation of the ONCA is delayed once more
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 18 2015

The Ontario government has updated its website to state that it will give at least 24 months' notice before proclamation of the Not-for-Profit


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