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The volunteer relationship
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • July 2 2015

Many charities and not-for-profit organizations depend on the dedication and hard work of their volunteers. Volunteer contributions can include


Key changes to the Employment Standards Act, 2000 and other employment statutes
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • February 27 2015

Bill 18, the Stronger Workplace for a Stronger Economy Act, 2014, which received Royal Assent on November 20, 2014, introduced significant changes to


Ontario government passes Broader Public Sector Executive Compensation Act, 2014
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • December 30 2014

In the November issue of this Newsletter, we reported on Bill 8, the Ontario Broader Public Sector Executive Compensation Act, 2014. This legislation


CRA comments on treatment of donated employment income
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • August 30 2012

In a technical interpretation released on July 26, 2012, CRA commented on the tax treatment of income earned abroad by employees of a charity that is transferred to the charity pursuant to an employment requirement


Voluntary sector spending initiatives
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • March 31 2012

The Budget contains a number of spending initiatives relevant to the voluntary sector


Ontario Court of Appeal recognizes tort of invasion of privacy
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • February 28 2012

A recent case from the Ontario Court of Appeal represents the first appellate level decision in Ontario to recognize the tort of invasion of privacy


Charities, politics and lobbying
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • November 30 2011

In Canada, registered charities can only carry on limited political activities


Internships
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • October 12 2011

Every jurisdiction in Canada has legislation that governs employment relationships


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


Finance Committee extends time for Bill C-470 report
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • September 30 2010

One of the most anticipated Commons Finance Committee hearings in many years - those dealing with Bill C-470 - has been put off to allow for more hearing time and presumably more witnesses