The Latest Developments in Charity and Not-For-Profit Law

  • February 07, 2014


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Organizations in the not-for-profit sector are facing a range of new compliance issues. Learn how to advise your clients effectively by getting up to date on current developments affecting not-for-profits in Ontario, including:

  • The changing corporate landscape and the transition process under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act and the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act
  • Recent CRA developments affecting charities and NPOs
  • The growing world of social enterprise
  • The provincial regulation of charities by the Public Guardian & Trustee

Experts on these topics will provide insight and guidance on current issues facing not-for-profits and their counsel.


Camille Jordaan, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Andrew Valentine, Miller Thomson LLP


Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation - A Backgrounder
Christopher Parkes, General Counsel, William Osler Health System

New Developments in Recent CRA Guidances for Registered Charities
Derek B.M. Ross, Canadian Council of Christian Charities

NPOs Making Money...And Other Compliance Issues
Karen J. Cooper, Carters Professional Corporation

Social Enterprise in Canada: Structural Options
Susan M. Manwaring and Andrew Valentine, Miller Thomson

Social Enterprise Primer
Robert Wakulat, Wakulat Dhirani LLP

The ONCA is Coming - What Now?
An Update and Tips for Transition

Kimberley A. Cunnington-Taylor, Nelligan O'Brien Payne LLP

CNCA - The Clock Is Ticking
Laura West, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

What's New At The Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee?
Dana De Sante, Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee