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Canadian copyright laws have been amended to make works more accessible to people with print disabilities
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • July 15 2016

In Canada, more than 800,000 people live with a visual impairment and approximately 3 million Canadians have an impairment related to comprehension


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


Competition Bureau Ramps Up Investigations into Donation Fraud
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • July 6 2016

The Competition Bureau (the “Bureau”) has recently been increasing its oversight over false and misleading representations made in connection with


Tax treatment of the provision of rent-free leases to charity
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • January 31 2013

Charities are occasionally offered the opportunity to use the property of another person free of charge. This may include the provision of rent-free


The ONCA: still not proclaimed in force
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 5 2016

We continue to be asked if there is any news about the proclamation of the Not-for-profit Corporations Act (often called the "ONCA"). The government


Major asset transfers between charities: corporate law considerations
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 30 2011

From time to time registered charities may find themselves in situations, often driven by economic considerations, where they are considering whether to cease carrying on certain elements of their operations


Reference letter liability
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • August 31 2011

Charities and non-profit organizations that provide reference letters to departing and former employees need to ensure that they are aware of the possible legal implications that such letters entail


The new British Columbia Societies Act: what happens next?
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • May 26 2015

The new Societies Act (S.B.C. 2015 c.18) received Royal Assent on May 14, 2015. It provides rules for the incorporation and governance of


Benefits and disadvantages of incorporating an unincorporated association
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • November 27 2009

On occasion we are asked to discuss the differences between associations and corporations


Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries - June 6-10, 2016
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • June 10 2016

Hello everyone. Below are the summaries of this week’s civil decisions released by our Court of Appeal. Topics covered include real estate, Family