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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


Update on proposed salary cap legislation
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 28 2011

You may have heard about the Private Members’ Bill C-470, An Act to Amend the Income Tax Act


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


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


Directors: who qualifies and who is ineligible under Ontario’s proposed Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 6 2013

Last week we had a blog posting on "Directors: Who Qualifies and Who is Ineligible under the New Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act?". Today, we


Not-for-profit newsletter - Fall 2013
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 12 2013

There are always new things of interest to the NFP and charities law sector and we report on several in this edition of our newsletter


Plain language guide to ONCA released
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 8 2013

The Ministry of Consumer Services has released a plain language guide to the new Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 (the "ONCA") that is


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 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: 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