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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


A reminder of the CRA’s list of factors that prevent an organization from being registered as a charity
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 1 2015

The posting on the CRA's website regarding the factors that will prevent an organization from being registered as a charity was refreshed in August


CASL FAQ: what are the general requirements to comply with CASL?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 6 2014

In our last CASL FAQ asking "Are My Organization's Emails Spam?", we cautioned that the activities of not-for-profits and charities may be caught


Public consultation on counter-terrorist financing standard
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 17 2015

The CRA has advised that "The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is holding a public consultation on the revision of the international


T3010 Filing Due Dates
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 18 2016

The CRA has developed a new "infographic" to help charities remember various filing deadlines. This information can be found at


The not-for-profit and charities sector: looking back at 2013 and looking forward to 2014
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 23 2013

2013 has been a very busy year for not-for-profits, especially from a governance point of view. There is now less than 10 months for not-for-profits


Why are your articles of continuance being returned?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 3 2014

If your organization has not yet continued under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act and needs to do so, you should review Industry Canada's


CNCA continuance: some issues to avoid
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 11 2014

Corporations governed by the Canada Corporations Act have until October 17, 2014 to continue under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act


Update on the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 (ONCA)
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 5 2014

As expected, the Ontario government has confirmed that the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 ("ONCA") will not come into force until 2016 at the


Directors: who qualifies and who is ineligible under the new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 30 2013

The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act ("CNCA") sets out specific qualifications for directors of corporations incorporated or continued