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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.

    Disclaimer: In 2018, the Government of Ontario made some changes to the ONCA. As a result, some of the information in this presentation may be out of date.

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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.

    Disclaimer: In 2018, the Government of Ontario made some changes to the ONCA. As a result, some information in this presentation may be out of date.

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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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  • Holding Board Meetings 101

    Topic: Directors
    Organization: Carters Professional Corporation
    Author: Theresa L.M. Man     Date: April 16, 2015

    Theresa L.M. Man LL.B. (Carters Professional Corporation) presents a one hour webinar to review the difficult issues arising from board meetings and how to effectively resolve them. The new rules on non-profit governance under the new federal and Ontario not-for-profit corporate legislation also affect how these issues should be addressed. Some examples of issues include: what to do with directors who never attend board meetings and how to keep minutes of in camera board meetings?

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  • How can I get a copy of my Ontario corporation’s governing documents to prepare for ONCA?

    Topic: General
    Organization: Blumberg Segal LLP
    Author: Mark Blumberg     Date: October 07 2015

    Over the last few years we have helped many Ontario non-profit corporations obtain copies of their governing documents.  If you wish to do it yourself you can request microfiche copies of your governing documents from the Ontario Ministry of Government and Consumer Services’ Central Production and Verification Branch. 

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