$10

Transitioning under the Societies Act with Margaret Mason

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Tofino

Ecolodge

1084 Pacific Rim Highway

Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0

Canada

View Map

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

In this workshop Margaret Mason, a charities lawyer at Norton Rose Fulbright, will discuss the new requirements of the Societies Act and the impact societies in BC. Yes – you are going to need to replace your Bylaws! The on-boarding and transition process with the Registrar of Companies will also be reviewed.

The deadline to transition to the new requirements of the Societies Act is November 2018. Margaret Mason will lead this workshop to make sure you don’t have a last minute panic to transition!

Margaret Mason is a charities lawyer and has been practising for more than 30 years. She has extensive experience in will, trust, and estate planning, and the administration of estates and trusts, both within Canada and elsewhere. She also advises donors with respect to their philanthropic planning and works closely with charities regarding the implementation of gifts. She speaks and teaches widely in the areas of governance, regulatory compliance and board skill development.

Some of Margaret's rankings and recognitions include:

  • Recommended in Charities / Not for Profit Law and Estate & Personal Tax Planning (Canadian Legal expert Directory, 2016-2017)
  • Recognized as a leading lawyer in the areas of Corporate Governance Practice and Trusts + Estates (Best Lawyers in Canada, 2016-2017)
  • Named the "2014 Lawyer of the Year" in the area of Trusts and Estates for Vancouver (Best Lawyers in Canada)
  • Recognized as a leading lawyer in the area of Private Client (Chambers Canada, 2017)

Cost: $10 (workshop and individual meeting) + $1.20 registration fee.

Preregistration is required (deadline is September 7th).

Individual meetings with Margaret are available after the workshop at no additional cost. To book a meeting time contact nicole@westcoastnest.org.



Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Tofino

Ecolodge

1084 Pacific Rim Highway

Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0

Canada

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved