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Pacific Legal Education and Outreach Society (PLEO)

The Pacific Legal Education and Outreach Society (PLEO) seeks to ensure that arts, culture, and social service non-profits and low-income artists are informed about & empowered to exercise their legal rights & responsibilities under the provincial & federal acts & regulations which govern their activities. PLEO seeks to address this shortfall in knowledge & access through a number of programs administered through its two initiatives, Artists’ Legal Outreach (ALO) and Law For Non-Profits (LFNP).

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A collection of online materials available to artists and arts organizations in all disciplines. Contains articles, legislation and sample legal documents related to arts, entertainment, business, and intellectual ...
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Part one (the new Societies Act) explains everything you need to know about the new Act. The objective of the webinar is to help you find out what the key changes are and how to plan ahead. Part two demonstrates the ...
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For British Columbian non-profit organizations seeking to understand the requirements of the new Societies Act, SBC 2015, c. 18, and compliance and transition under this new legislation.
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An online library of links to legal education & information resources for non-profits. Includes Civil Resolution Tribunal, privacy, employment law, charities compliance, human rights, the Societies Act, governance, ...
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These toolkits cover answer questions about how copyright works, the duration of copyright, copyright infringement and fair dealing. This resource also offers discipline-specific toolkits for painters, photographers and ...
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The webinar recording is available in two parts, explaining the recordkeeping and privacy for non-profit societies.
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