Top nonprofit law resources
If you are looking to cover the most ground in the fewest resources, consult the following resources. For more on each topic, visit the other pages in this section. Resources are current for Ontario corporations only.
Not-for-Profit Incorporator’s Handbook, Ministry of the Attorney General
Planning board or members meetings
Pre-Meeting Fundamentals for Ontario Not-For-Profit Corporations, Torkin Manes
Corporate Record Keeping, Miller Thomson
Do We Have to Put All That in the Minutes?, Miller Thomson
Not-for-profits, taxes and exemptions, Ministry of Government and Consumer Services
Understanding director duties
Directors’ Legal Duties and Liabilities, Carters
Understanding member rights
Form 2.01 – Members Legal Requirements and Governance Principles, Governance Centre of Excellence
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Complaining About Charities, Ontario’s Public Guardian and Trustee
Reviewed: December 2017