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CBA Charities and Not-for-Profit Law Section

CBA Charities and Not-For-Profit Law Section articles are published under the banner Charity Talk. Members interested in posting articles are encouraged to send them to the Section’s editors.

Editor(s): Kate Bake-Paterson and Elena Hoffstein


Charities need to be in compliance

  • May 24, 2024
  • Ryan M. Prendergast and Urshita Grover

Federal Court of Appeal dismisses fraternal foundation’s appeal against loss of charitable status.

Seeking to strike the proper balance

  • May 07, 2024
  • Terrance S. Carter, Sean S. Carter, Urshita Grover, Theresa L.M. Man, Ryan M. Prendergast, Esther Shainblum, Cameron A. Axford and Martin U. Wissmath

How the 2024 federal budget impacts charities and not-for-profits.

Charities & Not-for-Profit Law

A step in the right direction

  • August 21, 2023
  • Terrance Carter, Nancy Claridge, Sean Carter and Lynne Westerhof

Amendments to Bill C-41 improve distribution of humanitarian aid but many issues remain.

Clarity needed

  • August 21, 2023
  • Terrance Carter, Theresa Man, Jacqueline Demczur and Lynne Westerhof

Changes to trust reporting rules will seriously affect charities.

Cities acting as conduit

  • July 10, 2023
  • Ryan M. Prendergast

CRA releases view on directed gifts to municipalities.

Charities & Not-for-Profit Law

Legislative updates affecting charities

  • July 10, 2023
  • Terrance S. Carter and Adriel N. Clayton

A review of Bill S-211 on forced labour and child labour and of Ontario’s Bill 91.

Charities & Not-for-Profit Law

Why charities and not-for-profits should comply with PIPEDA

  • January 16, 2019
  • Esther Shainblum

There is a growing global emphasis on and regulation of privacy, as well as increasing stakeholder awareness and expectation with respect to how organizations handle their personal information.

Charities & Not-for-Profit Law