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  • Five Good Ideas about Not-for-profit Corporate Law Reform

    Topic: General
    Organization: Maytree Foundation
    Author: Lydia Wakulowsky     Date: 2013

    This 45 minute video was presented in November 2013 as part of a Maytree Foundation series. Lawyer Lydia Wakulowsky of McMillan LLP discusses both the CNCA (federal) and the ONCA.

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  • Getting it down right and keeping it there

    Topic: Directors & Membership
    Organization: Carters Professional Corporation
    Author: Ryan M. Prendergast     Date: December 10, 2015

    Join Ryan Prendergast (of Carters Professional Corporation) for a one hour webinar to review minute taking requirements for members’ and director’s meetings, together with best practices in keeping minutes. This presentation addresses issues arising from taking minutes, and tips to prepare clear minutes for all board meetings and members’ meetings. Examples of issues covered in this webinar include: What should be included in the minutes and what should be left out? Should in camera minutes be kept and if so by who? Should members have access to minutes of board meetings? How long to keep minutes? Should directors keep their notes of meetings?

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  • Getting Ready for ONCA : A step-by-step guide

    Topic: General
    Organization: Imagine Canada
    Author: Theresa L.M. Man     Date: 2013

    This  is a recording of a one 1 hour webinar with lawyer Theresa L.M. Man of Carters LLP.  It was presented by Imagine Canada on Dec. 10, 2013. It covers: an explanation of the rules in the new ONCA, their impact on the corporate structure and governance of Ontario corporations, steps that corporations may take to transition under the ONCA.

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  • Getting Ready for the ONCA A Step by Step Guide

    Topic: General
    Organization: Carters Professional Corporation
    Author: Theresa L.M. Man     Date: 2013

    This seminar was presented to the Older Adult Centres’ Association of Ontario (OACAO) on October 21, 2013. The final section outlines practical steps to prepare to transition to the ONCA.

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  • Getting started: What documents do you need?

    Topic: General
    Organization: CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario)
    Author: CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario)     Date: May 2014

    This tool helps you find or replace essential documents.

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  • Global Philanthropy

    Topic: General
    Organization: Blumberg Segal LLP
    Author: Mark Blumberg    

    Lawyer Mark Blumberg’s website has resources on the CNCA and the ONCA and other topics of interest to charities and nonprofits.

     

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  • Glossary of terms used in the ONCA

    Topic: General
    Organization: CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario)
    Author: CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario)     Date: May 2014

    This glossary defines some of the most important terms in the ONCA.

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  • Governance overview: What changes do you need to make?

    Topic: General
    Organization: CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario)
    Author: CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario)     Date: May 2014

    This tool gives an overview of the ONCA, including references to the specific sections of the legislation that govern each area.

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  • Guide to the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010

    Topic: General
    Organization: Ontario Ministry of Government and Consumer Services
    Author: Ontario Ministry of Consumer Services     Date: 2013

    This guide is designed for “members, directors, officers, administrators, and other supporting organizations that are thinking of incorporating as a not-for-profit corporation.” By answering common questions and including references to the appropriate section of the ONCA legislation, MGCS explains what has changed between the Ontario Corporations Act (OCA) and the ONCA, defines key terms, and explains how the ONCA will affect different kinds of nonprofits. The guide is a good overview and explanation of the ONCA. It does not give advice on what organizations should do about most issues.

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  • Head in the Cloud, and Books and Records on the Ground

    Topic: Registered Charities
    Organization: Drache Aptowitzer
    Author: Kara Johnson     Date: December 22, 2016

    If someone asked you “where” your cloud storage is, would you know the answer?  The “cloud” is the common term used when data is stored remotely but yet accessible (to your multiple devices) through the internet.  Given that the data is now ‘remote’ we often receive questions from clients as to whether keeping books and records in this way meets their obligation under the Income Tax Act.

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