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Charitable Trust's approach to trial periods uncharitable
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • December 14 2018

A recent decision to come out of the Christchurch Employment Court, Roach v Nazareth Care Charitable Trust, has highlighted the importance of


Change on the Horizon: Significant Amendments to Canada’s Trademark Laws Take Effect on June 17, 2019: What Charities and Not-for-Profits Can Do Now to Prepare
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • December 13 2018

First tabled in 2014, Canada’s trademark regime changes are finally set to take effect on June 17, 2019. The trademark regime changes represent the


Ontario Court Rejects Claim for Return of Donation: A Reminder of the Importance of Written Gift Agreements
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • December 13 2018

A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice addressed a claim by a donor seeking a return of a charitable donation. The case is a


CRA Announces Project on Ineligible Individuals Serving on Charity Boards
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • December 13 2018

The Canada Revenue Agency (“CRA”) has just released its Report on the Charities Program 2015-2016 (the “Report”) in which it reports to the Canadian


New Developments for Nonprofits Regarding the Tax on Qualified Parking and Other Transportation Fringe Benefits
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2018

Nonprofit organizations that have been struggling with complying with a new tax on parking and public transit benefits received two pieces of somewhat


Reviewing Your Not for Profit Governance Arrangements? Here are 6 things you should consider
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 12 2018

The organisation’s compliance with the director retirement by rotation and election procedures in its constitution should also be checked


IRS issues guidance for determining nondeductible amount of parking fringe expenses and unrelated business taxable income; provides penalty relief to tax-exempt organizations
  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2018

The Internal Revenue Service today issued interim guidance regarding the treatment of qualified transportation fringe benefit expenses paid or incurred


Reminder to Ontario Corporations: Deadline to have your Real Property Register is December 10, 2018
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • December 6 2018

In December 2016, new record keeping obligations were imposed by way of amendments to the Ontario Business Corporations Act (the "OBCA"); the Ontario


More University of Louisville Foundation
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 4 2018

Further developments in the long running University of Louisville Foundation controversy demonstrate why it remains one of the most notorious&mdash


NYAG Audit Committee Guidelines
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 4 2018

The recent release of audit committee guidelines for New York nonprofits underscores the increasing importance that state charity officials ascribe to