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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


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


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


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


The clock has run out: the CNCA continuance deadline has now passed
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 28 2014

The time is up; the October 17, 2014 deadline to continue under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act ("CNCA") has now passed. As we have


The CNCA continuance deadline is approaching what is the minimum to transition?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 19 2014

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