Topics: News, What's New from the Charities Directorate of CRA, Canadian Charity Law, Global Giving, New corporate non-profit acts, Ethics and Canadian Charities, Avoiding 'Charity' Scams
There will be another Being Good at Doing Good conference on February 13 and 14, 2012 organized by the Charity Law Information Program - you don’t want to miss this conference. We will have some of the top experts from Canada, the US and the UK on governance, financial management and compliance. Here is the registration page: http://www.clipconference.wildapricot.org/ The conference is “Doing Good” at registrations with over 205 people signed up so far. Here is the Preliminary Conference Schedule
Don’t miss sessions from:
Danie Huppé-Cranford, Director of Compliance, Charities Directorate of Canada Revenue Agency
Dave Toycen, President and Chief Executive Officer, World Vision Canada
Don McCreesh, Past Chair of the Board and Chair of the Standards Council, Imagine Canada
Dr. Vic Murray, Adjunct Professor, University of Victoria
Alice Holt, Charity Commission of England and Wales
Lois Lerner, Director of Exempt Organizations, Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Ken Berger, President and Chief Executive Officer, Charity Navigator
Rev. John Pellowe, Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Council of Christian Charities
And many more!
View the preliminary conference schedule here. CLIP_Preliminary_Conference_Schedule_2012.pdf
• Overcoming the Five Greatest Challenges to Non-Profit Board Effectiveness Vic Murray Ph.D., University of Victoria
• The Battle for Transparency in the Non-Profit Sector Ken Berger, Charity Navigator
• Capacity Building for Canadian Charities James Temple, PricewaterhouseCoopers
• Determining Compensation Don McCreesh, Imagine Canada
• Good Governance: 10 Habits of High Functioning Boards Patrick Johnston, Borealis Advisors
• Dancing with an Octopus: Creating Effective Collaborations Linda Mollenhauer, Heather Graham, and Cathy Lang
• 10 Charitable Receipting Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make! Mark Blumberg, Blumberg Segal LLP
• Transparency in the Canadian Charitable Sector Steven Ayer, Imagine Canada
Here is a copy of the flyer: http://www.capacitybuilders.ca/clip/documents/CharityLawConferencePreview.pdf
Do you require legal advice with respect to Canadian or Ontario non-profits or charities?
Mark Blumberg is a partner at the law firm of Blumberg Segal LLP in Toronto and works almost exclusively in the areas of non-profit and charity law.