Ontario's Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) was proclaimed on October 19, 2021 and nonprofits have three years to update their bylaws and letters patent to comply. This webinar will walk through what is new in the ONCA, steps nonprofits need to take to transition to the ONCA, and how Community Legal Education Ontario's (CLEO) free resources can help you create ONCA compliant bylaws from scratch or adapt your current bylaws.
Ontario’s Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) replaced Ontario’s Corporations Act on October 19, 2021. To learn more visit nonprofitlaw.cleo.on.ca
This session is suitable for: Organizations already incorporated under Ontario's Corporations Act or a special Act.
This session is NOT for:
Organizations thinking about incorporating;
Organizations incorporated under Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act;
Organizations incorporated under Co-operative Corporations Act, or
Other statutes outside of Canada
Benjamin Miller (he/him) is a staff lawyer on the Nonprofit Law Ontario project of Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO) where he focuses on nonprofit and charity law and policy. Over the past 4 years at CLEO, Benjamin has answered hundreds of nonprofit law questions and developed an online interactive bylaw builder for the ONCA. Benjamin also works at the Ontario Nonprofit Network and has worked at the Canada Revenue Agency in the past. Benjamin holds a JD/MPP from the University of Toronto and an MA in political theory from the University of Ottawa.
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Registration closing Tuesday January 18, 2022
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