Tag Archives: Corporate Governance

COVID-19: Virtual AGMs in Saskatchewan & Manitoba

This entry is part 29 of 33 in the series COVID-19.

Last week, both Saskatchewan and Manitoba issued Orders in Council to allow virtual meetings for corporations, adding to the list of provinces trying to provide flexibility for corporate meetings. Saskatchewan In Saskatchewan, OC 222/2020 authorizes non-profit corporations to hold annual general meetings (AGMs) by phone, video-conference or other electronic means,… More

COVID-19: Flexibility for Corporate AGMs in BC, Nova Scotia, Ontario

This entry is part 19 of 33 in the series COVID-19.

As emergency orders remain in place limiting gathering sizes, many annual general meetings (AGM) can no longer be held in a traditional, in-person format. Some corporate by-laws may already address the use of phone or virtual meeting options. Below is a brief overview of additional directions and orders in BC,… More

COVID-19: Options for Corporate AGMs in Ontario

This entry is part 11 of 33 in the series COVID-19.

Ontario 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)… More