Guide to assist NFP boards & committees maximise potential & ensure the smooth running of the NFP.
This case demonstrates that the Federal Court was willing to order damages in favour of a NFP defamed on social media.
A board or committee member of any organisation has a duty to always act with reasonable care, skill and diligence.
At last, the Government of Ontario has announced that the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 will enter into force on October 19, 2021 - the same day the new Ontario Business Registry is set to launch.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Share capital social clubs are corporations with share capital and shareholders incorporated under Part II of the current Ontario Corporations Act (OCA) that have social objects...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Unlike non-share capital social clubs incorporated under Part III of the Corporations Act, the ONCA will not automatically apply to share capital social clubs.
After a ten-year wait, the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 ("ONCA") is set to come into force on October 19, 2021.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Individuals involved with an Ontario non-share capital corporation, should be aware that, after over 10 years in the making, the Ontario government has announced the proclamation date for the Not-for-profit Corporations Act, 2010.
On August 17, the Ontario government announced that the Ontario Business Registry (OBR) will be launched on October 19, 2021 and the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 (ONCA)...
Torkin Manes LLP
On Aug. 17, 2021 the Ontario government announced that the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) will finally be proclaimed into force effective Oct. 19, 2021, (the proclamation date), almost 11 years
Miller Thomson LLP
Under the Canada Elections Act, there must be a general election on the third Monday of October in the fourth calendar year after the last general election. However, the Prime Minister may ask the...
The Business Resumption Support Scheme (BRSS) provides a once-off payment of up to €15,000 to businesses who commenced trading no later than 26 August 2020 and who have been significantly impacted...
The Chartered Institute of Fundraising has published updated guidance for fundraisers on ‘Treating donors fairly', with a particular focus on responding to people in vulnerable circumstances while fundraising.
The Charity Commission has welcomed findings that public trust in UK charities is at its highest since 2014.
The Charity Commission has set out its priorities for the year 2021-2022 in its annual business plan. These priorities are linked to the strategic objectives contained in the Commission's five year plan...
The Charity Commission has issued its response to a Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) consultation on ‘Restoring Trust and Confidence in Audit and Corporate Governance'.
In July, the Commission updated its guidance on using e-signatures on certain financial reports. The update is in the latest version of the guidance CC15d: Charity reporting and accounting: the essentials.
Recent research undertaken for the Charity Tax Group estimated that
It isn't just the 5 KLOEs: Michelle Ferris, Head of Charities and Care, outlines the financial considerations the Care Quality Commission takes into account when new providers are applying to be registered.
Michelle Ferris, Head of Charities and Care, explains the benefits and drawbacks of seeking charitable status as a care provider.