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Canada's new anti-spam law implications for charities and nonprofits - updated
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • March 25 2013

The federal government has enacted an anti-spam law ("Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation" or "CASL") which is expected to come into force sometime in


‘Tis the season for (conditional) giving? British Columbia court rules on conditional donation agreements
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • December 18 2013

In the spirit of giving this holiday season, many will donate to a favorite charity. One common way to donate is in the form of a "conditional


Budget 2011 significant tax measures affecting the charitable sector
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • March 25 2011

Budget 2011 includes several measures that relate to charities and other similar organizations


Preparing for Canada's new Not-for-profit Corporations Act
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • June 9 2011

The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act ("NFP Act"), which is scheduled to come into force in 2011, replaces Part II of the Canada Corporations Act ("CCA"


Helping those who help others: Bill 65 (Ontario Not-for-profit Corporations Act, 2010)
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 29 2010

Less than a year after Parliament enacted the new Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, legislation that has not yet been proclaimed in force, Ontario has responded with Bill 65, the Ontario Not-for-profit Corporations Act, 2010


CRA to fund compliance-related education and training initiatives
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 16 2009

On October 26, 2009, the Minister of National Revenue invited charities and certain non-profit organizations to submit project proposals for funding consideration under the Canada Revenue Agency’s Charities Partnership and Outreach Program (the "Charitable Funding Program"


Federal not-for-profit corporations face radical change
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 30 2009

The not-for-profit ("NFP") sector’s plea for a comprehensive, modern corporate enabling statute has finally been answered


Is your charitable status in jeopardy? What registered charities need to know about continuing under the new Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations Act
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 12 2013

Not-for-profit ("NFP") corporations in Canada have until October 17, 2014, to apply for a certificate of continuance required by the new Canada


Time is ticking for federal not-for-profit organizations: failure to continue into the new Canada Not-for-profit Act may result in dissolution
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • February 15 2013

The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (the "Act") came into force on October 17, 2011. The Act completely overhauls the governance of


New Canada Nnot-for-profit Corporations Act proclaimed in force. What do we do now?
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • October 13 2011

The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, which received Royal Assent on June 23, 2009, has been proclaimed in force effective October 17, 2011