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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


Charities and giving - What’s new?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 26 2016

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is holding a public consultation on the revision of the international counter-terrorist financing standard


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


Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act: some special issues to consider
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 8 2011

What follows is a summary of some of the key (or special) issues under the new Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (the New Act


The CNCA is here: now what?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 12 2011

After years of anticipation, the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (the CNCA) was proclaimed in force on October 17, 2011


International Day of Persons with Disabilities
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 3 2015

Today is International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD). Established by the UN, IDPD has been commemorated since 1992 to "promote awareness


CASL FAQ: what are the general requirements to comply with CASL?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 6 2014

In our last CASL FAQ asking "Are My Organization's Emails Spam?", we cautioned that the activities of not-for-profits and charities may be caught


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


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