CBA Charity Law Symposium 

May 11, 2018
Toronto ON

PDF Registration Form | Conference Agenda

Join leading experts and your peers from across Canada to explore critical and emerging issues at the annual Charity Law Symposium. The Charity & Not-For-Profit Section of the Canadian Bar Association is bringing you this essential one-day event. Among the speakers and topics planned for our 2018 session are:

  • A look back at the Vancouver Society of Immigrant and Visible Minority Women v M.N.R. Supreme Court of Canada decision from the late 1990s, and what has happened in Canadian charity law jurisprudence since then;
  • A session on regulatory considerations when registered charities are working with Aboriginal groups and communities;
  • A review of any charity or not-for-profit changes featured in the 2018 federal Budget;
  • A practice update on dealing with the Ineligible Individual provisions in the Income Tax Act, and director and officer incumbents or candidates who may be subject to them;
  • A representative from the CRA Charities Directorate, updating the sector regarding the work of the Directorate.


On-line registration is now open. Simply click on the REGISTER NOW button located on the right-hand side of your screen. If you do not wish to proceed with on-line registration you can print, complete and send (by fax or mail) the PDF Registration Form.

Conference Rates

 In person/Webcast



CBA Members

$455.00 + HST


Young Lawyers <5 years (CBA Members)

$410.00 + HST


Students (CBA Members)

$325.00 + HST



$565.00 + HST



NOTE: Online webcast available for those located outside the GTA only. Please contact for more information.


There will be a 20% administrative charge for any cancellation received in writing prior to April 11, 2018. No refund will be given after April 11, 2018. There will be no refunds for "no-show" registrants.

Meeting Venue

Toronto Region Board of Trade
First Canadian Place, Suite 350
77 Adelaide Street West
Toronto, ON M5X 1C1
Tel: 416-364-1211


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