Tag Archives: Ontario

“Beyond Early 2020” for Ontario’s Not-for-Profit Corporations Act

Authored by Deina Warren, Associate Director, Legal Affairs The long-awaited Ontario Not-for-profit Corporations Act, 2010, SO 2010, c.15 (ONCA) will now be launched “beyond early 2020” according to the province’s ONCA webpage. ONCA is intended to modernize the legal framework governing not-for-profit corporations, including registered charities, and up until recently, the… More

Police Record Check Reform Act, 2015: What it means for charities in Ontario

Authored by Nevena Urosevic, Associate Director of Legal Affairs On December 1, 2015, the Ontario government unanimously enacted the Police Record Checks Reform Act, 2015  (the “Act”), also known as Bill 113. While the Act is not yet in force, it is expected that the in force date will be announced shortly. The Act circumscribes… More