Banner icon
Slideshow image


Banner icon

Subject Area: Corporate Law and Governance

A question so many non-profit organization directors often ask is – what are my rights as a director.  This two-part piece will answer that question for those who are directors

There is much written concerning the duties and responsibilities of directors of non-profit incorporated organizations. There is little available in a concisely collated manner regarding their rights. As a long-time

There has been much in the media over the past several months, both here and south of the border, regarding allegations of, and denials of, conflicts of interest.  Over the …

It is popular these days to label almost every complaint about the management of an organization as a governance issue. This belies the notion that having structures, policies, and procedures …

Ensuring integrity and good governance in an organization requires much more than papered principles of good governance. It requires organizational buy in. And, organizational buy in requires those who make …

In the corporate world, a “USA” is not necessarily our trading partner to the south but more commonly a Unanimous Shareholders Agreement that can help friends stay friends. It makes …

It has come to my attention over my many years sitting as a member of various Boards of Directors that many governance consultants fail to understand and appreciate the difference …


The materials on the Maclaren Corlett LLP web site (the “Site”) have been developed as an electronic resource respecting our organization.

Any information sent to Maclaren Corlett LLP through this Site is not a confidential lawyer-client communication. No lawyer-client relationship is created by such correspondence or by you accessing the materials on this Site.

Any information sent or received over the Internet is generally not secure. Maclaren Corlett LLP cannot guarantee the security of any communication to or from the Site, nor does it assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the Internet.

The Site and Content is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis, without any warranty or condition of any kind, either express or implied. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE USING THE SITE AND THE CONTENT, IF APPLICABLE, ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK AND LIABILITY.

By accessing or using the Site, you agree that all matters relating to your access or use of the Site and Content or to these Terms shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein excluding any conflict of laws principles.

All material on this site is copyright by Maclaren Corlett LLP and may not be reproduced in any form for commercial purposes without its express written consent.


Please contact us for a copy of our Privacy policy.