Blumbergs' Canadian Charity Law Institute 2018

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Join us on Monday October 15, 2018 in Toronto for the 7th Annual Blumbergs’ Canadian Charity Law Institute. We will be featuring a number of speakers covering different legal and compliance issues affecting Canadian charities and non-profits.

Here is our agenda for the day. Some of our topics and speakers include:

Reflections on the Senate Committee on the Charitable Sector – The Honourable Ratna Omidvar – Senator for Ontario

Same but different: approaches to charity law and regulation in Australia – Murray Baird, Assistant Commissioner and General Counsel – Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission

Critical Financial Internal Controls for Charities and NFPOs: Protecting the Assets and Reputations of Organizations and their Directors – Gordon Holley – Humanity Financial Management, Vancouver

Update on the CNCA – Colleen Kirby – Manager, Policy Section of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Sponsorships – negotiating with a corporation without being fleeced – Chris Baylis – The Sponsorship Collective, Ottawa

Charities and Related Business – Richard Bridge – Nova Scotia Charity Lawyer

Risk Management and Safety and Security for Personnel of Canadian Charities.- Amy Avis, General Counsel & Vice-President of Risk and Compliance – Canadian Red Cross

HST opportunities for Canadian Charities – Stephen McCourt, Partner, – RSM Canada

Update on the Status of the Sector and Recent Changes on Political Activities – Mark Blumberg – Toronto Charity Lawyer.

5 biggest mistakes Canadian charities make – Mark Blumberg – Toronto Charity Lawyer.

It will be a full day packed with practical legal and ethical compliance information geared toward charities, professional advisors and those interested in regulatory issues affecting charities and the non-profit sector. Space is limited.

The price is $275 for the day. It includes breakfast, lunch, breaks, coffee and drinks, HST and handouts.

If you have questions please call Daniela Campos at 416-361-1982 x. 252 or email

Tickets are fully refundable until thirty (30) days prior to the event 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, locations and other details may be subject to change should circumstances arise. All efforts will be made to notify you as soon as possible in this event.

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