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Charities and Not-for-Profit Law Conference 2014

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Presented by CLEBC in collaboration with CBABC

"Jump Start on CPD 2015": Tuesday, March 31, 2015; Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

(Original course: Thursday, November 27, 2014)

Who should attend: All those who advise, volunteer for, or work with charities or not-for-profits: specifically lawyers, directors and officers, executive directors, accountants, trustees, fundraisers, and gift planners.

Learning level: All levels

Learn how to protect, strengthen, and guide your organization!
The area of charity and not-for-profit law is evolving and becoming increasingly complex. It is critical for those leading and advising these types of organizations, or acting as a volunteer or board member, to understand their roles and responsibilities. Presented in collaboration with CBABC, this conference will update and improve your knowledge in this area, and will provide comprehensive coverage of current issues affecting charities and not-for-profit organizations.

CBABC members receive an additional 10% off course registration fees. Call Customer Service to register and remember to have your CBABC membership number ready.

At this course you will learn about...

  • what The Land Conservancy and Binning House decision means for charitable properties
  • how to ensure compliance with the new anti-spam laws
  • the regulation of charities engaged in political activities
  • reforms to the Society Act
  • best practices for key areas, such as governance, taxation, and employment issues

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6.5 hours (a minimum of 1 hour will involve aspects of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chairs
Michael Blatchford — Bull, Housser & Tupper LLP, Vancouver
Martha Rans — Barrister & Solicitor, Vancouver

Planning Committee
Kevin L. Boonstra — Kuhn LLP, Vancouver and Abbotsford
Professor Kevin Sawatsky — Trinity Western University, Langley

"Jump Start on CPD 2015"
EARLY BIRD (Register by March 3, 2015 and SAVE): $405
After March 3, 2015: $450

Unable to attend without financial support? To learn more about CLEBC's Bursary Program click here and for our Easy Pay Plan click here

If you are a member of a charity or not-for-profit organization (lawyer or non-lawyer), you may be eligible for a 50% discount off the Full price. Please contact customer service to take advantage of this discount.

Registration includes an electronic copy of the course materials and lunch.

CBABC GROUP LIVE WEBINARS: Special rates will apply for CBABC members who participate in a group Live Webinar with five or more individuals at the same site. Call Customer Service for details.

Webinar Archive: This course will be added to the Webinar Archive. See below to subscribe.

Can't make the live course/live webinar?

1. Order the online course materials, an archive of all CLEBC papers published since 2001. ... OR
2. Subscribe to the Webinar Archive, a repository of recordings of most CLEBC past courses.

Annual subscription rates for both options are based on firm size.

CLEBC Program Lawyer
Genevieve Chang

This course has no current sessions.

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