October 15, 2014 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
55 Gould Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1E9

The 3rd Annual Blumbergs’ Canadian Charity Law Institute will be a one day conference on October 15, 2014 in Toronto covering important information on compliance for Canadian registered charities.

Some of the presentations will include:

  • The Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act – What now? Post-transition deadline update and obligations to stay in good standing (Coleen Kirby, Industry Canada)
  • The Ontario’s Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) Update
  • Social enterprise and charities – what’s new and what is important (Richard Bridge)
  • Operating in difficult areas (Amy Avis, Canadian Red Cross)
  • Charities Directorate Modernization and the T3010 (Susan Groundwater, Charities Directorate)
  • 10 Good ideas for changes in Ontario that benefit the non-profit sector (Cathy Taylor, ONN)
  • Presentation on State of the Sector and Recent Developments (Mark Blumberg, Blumberg Segal LLP)
  • Gift Agreements and Difficult donors (Lynn Gluckman, Blumberg Segal LLP)
  • Canada’s Anti-Spam Law (CASL) and what has been learned (Yi-Mei Ting, Blumberg Segal LLP)
  • Non-profit organizations and business activities
  • How corporations think about philanthropy (Brad Offman)

There are a limited number of spaces available for this conference.

The price is $185 for the day. It includes lunch, breaks, coffee and drinks, HST and handouts. [There is an early bird special which saves each attendee $40 if you register before September 15, 2014.  The early bird special code is EB2014.] 

Blumbergs’ Canadian Charity Law Institute will be of interest to staff at non-profits and charities responsible for compliance issues, professional advisors such as lawyers and accountants who advise charities and non-profits, and board members of Canadian charities.

If you have questions please call Kalie Patton at 416-361-1982 x. 235 or e-mail  kalie@blumbergs.ca

Tickets are fully refundable until September 15, 2014 but not thereafter.   If you register and are unable to attend, you are welcome to substitute someone else from your organization at any time. Dates and locations may be subject to change should circumstances arise.  All efforts will be made to notify you as soon as possible in this event.