B.C. Relaxes Meeting Requirements for Corporations, Societies and Co-operatives

On April 21, 2020, British Columbia’s Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General issued a ministerial order to allow electronic attendance at various corporate meetings during the extent of the current COVID-19 related provincial state of emergency.  Specifically, the order modifies certain meeting requirements under the following corporate legislation, and any regulations or bylaws made … Continued

Federal and provincial governments announce new measures to prevent spread of COVID-19

On March 16, 2020, the Federal and Provincial governments each announced further measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Federal Government Prime Minister Trudeau announced the following additional measures to restrict travel and entry into Canada: Canada is closing the border to non-Canadian citizens, with the following exceptions: permanent Canadian residents, the immediate family members … Continued