COVID-19: Options for Corporate AGMs in Ontario

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On March 31, 2020 the Ontario government issued an Emergency Order that

  • Allows all corporations under the Corporations Act and the Business Corporations Act to hold meetings of directors, shareholders and members virtually (electronically or by phone)
  • Extends the timeframe by which corporations must hold Annual General Meetings (AGMs) in certain circumstances related to COVID-19.

The Order is retroactive to March 17, 2020 and can found below and here.

Church and charity leaders are invited to share how they are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic within their organization in our online community forum The Green: COVID-19 Response Room

Posted April 1, 2020 @ 10:00am

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