Welcome to Carters Professional Corporation (Carters)

A dynamic law firm established in Orangeville Ontario in January 2001, with offices also in Ottawa and Toronto. Carters has developed an excellent reputation in the practice areas listed below, with numerous lawyers having been recognized by Lexpert and Best Lawyers as leaders in their areas of practice.

The lawyers and staff at Carters are committed to excellence in providing clients with complete legal solutions for their unique needs. The firm is specialized in church, charity and not-for-profit laws, ADR, civil and commercial litigation; corporate, employment, intellectual property, copyright and trade-marks, personal injury, privacy, anti-terrorism, real estate, wills & estate administration.

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COVID-19 Resources for Charities & NFPs
Ontario Stay-at-Home Order and New Rules for Areas in Stage 1
By Carters, January 14, 2021
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Ontario Government Declares Another State of Emergency
By Carters, January 12, 2021
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Ontario Government to Implement Province-Wide Shutdown
By Carters, December 24, 2020
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Ontario Government Extends COVID-19 Response Orders
By Carters, December 14, 2020
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New Ontario COVID-19 Response Framework
By Carters, November 10, 2020
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Practice Areas
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Recent News Releases and Publications
CRA Announces New and Updated Guidance Documents
By Carters, November 30, 2020
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Charity & NFP Law Update November 2020
Updating Charities and Not-For-Profit Organizations on recent legal developments and risk management considerations
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Digital Charter Implementation Act, 2020
By Esther Shainblum and Luis R. Chacin. Charity & NFP Law Bulletin No. 481, November 26, 2020.
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COVID-19 Update: Recent Federal and Ontario Special Measures
By Terrance S. Carter, Luis R. Chacin and Barry W. Kwasniewski. Charity & NFP Law Bulletin No. 480, November 26, 2020.
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Charity & NFP Law Update October 2020
Updating Charities and Not-For-Profit Organizations on recent legal developments and risk management considerations
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Supreme Court Awards Over $1M Damages for Pay in Lieu of Notice
By Barry W. Kwasniewski. Charity & NFP Law Bulletin No. 479, October 29, 2020.
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Ontario Bill Proposes to Limit Liability From COVID-19
By Terrance S. Carter and Sean S. Carter. Charity & NFP Law Bulletin No. 478, October 29, 2020.
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Charity & NFP Law Update - September 2020
Updating Charities and Not-For-Profit Organizations on recent legal developments and risk management considerations
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Charity & NFP Law Update - August 2020
Updating Charities and Not-For-Profit Organizations on recent legal developments and risk management considerations
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Archdiocese Found Vicariously Liable in Mount Cashel Sexual Assault Appeal
By Sean S. Carter, Jennifer M. Leddy and Terrance S. Carter. Church Law Bulletin No. 58, August 27, 2020.
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Overview of the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (“CEWS”)
By Terrance S. Carter, Barry W. Kwasniewski and Luis R. Chacin, Charity & NFP Law Bulletin No. 477, August 27, 2020.
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Charity & NFP Law Update - June 2020
Updating Charities and Not-For-Profit Organizations on recent legal developments and risk management considerations
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Mitigating Financial Losses and Navigating the Courts During COVID-19
By Sean S. Carter and Heidi LeBlanc, Charity & NFP Law Bulletin No. 476, June 25, 2020.
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COVID-19 Rent Relief for Commercial Landlords and Tenants
By Adriel N. Clayton and Luis R. Chacin, Charity & NFP Law Bulletin No. 475, June 25, 2020.
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Stage 2 of Reopening Ontario: An Overview for Charities and Not-For-Profits
By Terrance S. Carter, Barry W. Kwasniewski and Esther Shainblum, Charity & NFP Law Bulletin No. 474, June 25, 2020.
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Carters Law Firm
Barristers, Solicitors, Lawyers and Trademark Agents

Orangeville Office
Toll Free: 1-877-942-0001
Tel: (519) 942-0001

Ottawa Office
Tel: (613) 235-4774

Toronto Office
Tel: (416) 675-3766

 

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Events & Presentations
The 2020 Church & Charity Law Webinar
was held on November 5, 2020. The Church & Charity Law Webinar is designed to assist churches and charities in understanding developing trends in the law in order to reduce unnecessary exposure to legal liability.
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Carters Spring 2020 Charity & NFP Webinar Series
The sixth of the Series of seven Webinars was held on June 17, 2020 with a session by Esther S.J. Oh and Sean S. Carter entitled "Managing Sexual Abuse Claims: The New Reality for Churches & Charities".
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Carters Spring 2020 Charity & NFP Webinar Series
The Fifth of a Series of Seven Webinars was held on June 3, 2020 with a session by Esther Shainblum entitled "Navigating Privacy Breaches for Charities and NFPs".
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Carters Spring 2020 Charity & NFP Webinar Series
The Fourth of a Series of Seven Webinars was held on May 20, 2020 with a session by Terrance S. Carter entitled "Evolving Trends in Philanthropy: More Than Just Charitable Donations".
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Carters Spring 2020 Charity & NFP Webinar Series
The Third of a Series of Seven Webinars was held on May 6, 2020 with a session by Theresa L.M. Man entitled "Governance 101 for Charities & NFPs: Back to the Basics".
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Carters Spring 2020 Charity & NFP Webinar Series
The Second of a Series of Seven Webinars was held on April 29, 2020 with a session by Barry W. Kwasniewski entitled "You Can't Fire Me for That: I'm Off Duty!".
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Carters 2020 Spring Charity & NFP Webinar Series
The first of the Series of Webinars was held on April 15, 2020 with a session by Sepal Bonni entitled "New Trademarks Act Now In Force: What It Means To Your Charity or MFP".
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The Ottawa Region 2020 Charity & Not-for-Profit Law Seminar
was held on February 13, 2020. The Ottawa Region Charity & Not-for-Profit Law Seminar is designed to assist charities and not-for-profits in understanding developing trends in the law in order to reduce unnecessary exposure to legal liability.
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