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UK Charity Consultation
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 28 2016

The UK Charity Commission is consulting with the public around its proposed approach to using new statutory power to issue official warnings to


Charity Status Insufficient to be Public Authority and Hold Official Mark
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 27 2016

In 2001, the Registrar of Trademarks gave public notice of the adoption and use of NOWTV as an official mark by Trinity. At the time, Trinity was a


Community Hub Strategies for Social Enterprise
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 25 2016

In August 2015, Premier Wynne's Community Hubs Framework Advisory Group released a report titled Community Hubs in Ontario: A Strategic Framework and


The Canada Revenue Agency revokes the registration of the ACTLAP Children's Foundation (A.C.F.)
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 15 2016

On July 8, 2016 the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) issued the news release set out below. The CRA is revoking the registration of a charity for several


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


Superior Court Reaffirms Public Policy Limitation on Charitable Trusts
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 24 2016

In a recent decision on an application by Royal Trust Corporation of Canada, Justice Mitchell of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice found a


Review Of Alberta's Personal Information Protection Act How It May Affect Non-Profit Organizations
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 8 2016

Alberta's Personal Information Protection Act ("PIPA") is currently undergoing review and the Standing Committee on Alberta's Economic Future is


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


ONCA Update: The Wait Continues
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 17 2016

Ontario not-for-profit organizations continue to await the coming into force of the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010. The latest


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