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Free Live Webinar with Martha Rans, K.C. , Law for Non-Profits Founder & Legal Director
Feb 14 at 12-1pm PST
Gain clarity on the legal issues that could be putting your non-profit at risk.
Do you have a question about the Societies Act, board remuneration, privacy risks, membership structure, employment law or another area related to running your non-profit? Here’s your chance to ask a lawyer with decades of specialized experience.
Questions will be pre-selected based on the areas of greatest need and will be answered anonymously. The session will also allow for a 10-15 minute moderated Q&A for follow up questions.
About Martha Rans, K.C.
Martha Rans has been a lawyer for over 20 years. Her Vancouver-based law practice specializes in the legal needs of non-profits, charities and digital creatives. She spent 10 years as labour employment and human rights lawyer/mediator with the BC and Ontario governments. She has appeared before administrative tribunals, provincial and BC Supreme Court. She advises on charity law, incorporation, governance, privacy, employment, labour, health & safety and human rights. Her advice is practical and strategic, tailored to the needs of her clients.
Martha is an advocate for public legal education and information. She is the founder of lawfornonprofits.ca, a resource dedicated to the non-profit sector. She provides advice, information and education to thousands of BC's creators and non profits. She is also a copyright educator and teaches the next generation of artists and designers at post-secondary schools across Canada. She founded and oversaw the Artists Legal Outreach providing free legal advice to over 3000 artists.