Best Practices for Co-operative Businesses

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25 April, 2018

Ontario Co-operative Association8am to 12pm
Hanlon Convention Centre

The Ontario Co-operative Association (OCA), in partnership with Lerners LLP, is hosting an educational seminar on April 25th, 2018. Join us for a full morning of discussions on common board pitfalls and how to prevent them.

Both OCA Members and Non-members are welcome to attend, for a nominal registration fee of $25 (Members) and $50 (Non-members).

Register for Best Practices for Co-operative Businesses


8:00 – 9:00am Registration and Hot Buffet Networking Breakfast
9:00 – 10:00am “Tricks and Traps of the Co-ops Act” with Ian Shewan, Partner, Lerners LLP
10:00 – 10:15am Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:15am “Corporate Governance and Directors’ & Officers’ Liability: Understanding the Risks and Limited Liability” with Joseph Henzt, Associate, Lerners LLP
11:15 – 12:00pm “Update on the Status of the Recommended Changes to the Act” with Erin Morgan, Executive Director, Ontario Co-operative Association

If time permits, there will also be an opportunity to share other issues that co-operatives may require assistance with.

The Convention Centre is conveniently located off Hwy 6, about 10 minutes north from the 401, and parking is free. A hot buffet breakfast and refreshment break will be included. Space is limited to 100 seats, so be sure to register early! 

Hanlon Convention Centre
Guelph  Ontario
Entrepreneurship & Business Development