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  • Bring Your Own Bylaws

    Recorded on October 18, 2023

    The Ontario Not-for-profit Corporations Act (ONCA) was proclaimed on October 19th, 2021. Nonprofits have until October 18th, 2024 to update their bylaws and letters patent to comply with ONCA. In this half-day working session, participants will work through their bylaws and letters patent and a special workbook to...

    Available in:
    English
    Format:
    Webinar
    Produced by:
    Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
    Produced/Updated In:
    2023
  • Loi sur les organisations à but non lucratif de l’Ontario 2 ans plus tard

    Enregistré le 5 octobre 2023

    La Loi sur les organisations sans but lucratif (LOSBL) de l’Ontario a été proclamée le 19 octobre 2021. Les organismes sans but lucratif ont jusqu'au 18 octobre 2024 pour mettre à jour leurs règlements administratifs et leurs lettres patentes afin de se conformer à LOSBL. Ce webinaire expliquera les changements de...

    Available in:
    Français
    Format:
    Webinar
    Produced by:
    Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
    Produced/Updated In:
    2023
  • Ontario’s Not-for-Profit Corporations Act 1 Year On

    Recorded on September 6, 2023

    This webinar walks through what is new in the ONCA, the steps nonprofits need to take to transition to the ONCA, and how CLEO’s free resources can help you create ONCA compliant bylaws or revise your current ones. To learn more about the ONCA, visit nonprofitlaw.cleo.on.ca.

    This session is for: senior...

    Available in:
    English
    Format:
    Webinar
    Produced by:
    Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
    Produced/Updated In:
    2023
  • Introduction to Privacy Law and Recordkeeping for Nonprofits

    Recorded on July 19, 2023

    This workshop explores what records nonprofit corporations are required to keep under Ontario’s Not-for-Profit Corporations, as well as how, where, how long they need to keep them, and who has a right to access them. This workshop also discusses basic principles of privacy law and when and who it applies to.

    Available in:
    English
    Format:
    Webinar
    Produced by:
    Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
    Produced/Updated In:
    2023
  • Employment and Volunteer Law: Creating a Decent Work Environment

    Recorded on July 13, 2023

    This workshop explores some of the rights and obligations of non-profit employers, employees, and volunteers with a special focus on creating a decent work environment.

     

    Correction: Please note the following corrections to the presentation:

    • The speaker indicated that probationary periods are...

    Available in:
    English
    Format:
    Webinar
    Produced by:
    Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
    Produced/Updated In:
    2023
  • Introduction to Nonprofit Governance

    Recorded on July 7, 2023

    This workshop explores the rights, duties, and liabilities of members, directors, and officers. It also explores different ways to structure membership and Boards.

    Available in:
    English
    Format:
    Webinar
    Produced by:
    Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
    Produced/Updated In:
    2023
  • Getting ID to access benefits

    Recorded on June 22, 2023

    You often need ID like a health card or photo ID to get services and benefits such as housing. But many vulnerable people have lost or never had these documents. How can community workers help?

    In this webinar, Suchana Pandey of Partners for Access and Identification (PAID) explains how they run their ID clinics,...

    Available in:
    English
    Format:
    Webinar
    Produced by:
    Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
    Produced/Updated In:
    2023
  • Helping people with legal problems and finding reliable legal information

    Recorded on May 25, 2023

    Many people with day-to-day problems don’t realize that their issues may have a legal aspect.

    In this webinar, you learn to:

    • consider life events
    • listen for legal language
    • look at legal documents

    The CLEO Connect team helps you:
    • find reliable legal information
    • know...

    Available in:
    English, American Sign Language (ASL)
    Format:
    Webinar
    Produced by:
    Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
    Produced/Updated In:
    2023
  • Legal Aid Ontario and Community Legal Clinics in Ottawa

    Connecting Ottawa has a 2-page info sheet that clarifies the difference between Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) and community legal clinics. It includes the specific areas of law that LAO and community legal clinics cover, and the financial eligibility criteria for each.

    Available in:
    English
    Format:
    Booklet/PDF
    Produced by:
    Connecting Ottawa/Connexion Ottawa
    Produced/Updated In:
    2023
  • Navigating the Legal Help Landscape Part 2: Legal Help Phone Lines

    Recorded on December 13, 2022

    Learn about free legal support telephone services that could help your clients.

    Our speakers answer questions about their legal help phone lines, including:

    • Types of legal support available and topics they cover
    • Who is eligible for what kind of help
    • How to help your clients prepare for the call
    •...

    Available in:
    English
    Format:
    Webinar
    Produced by:
    Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
    Produced/Updated In:
    2022