Federal Name Granting Compendium for Federal Companies

The main objective of Industry Canada when incorporating a federal company is to have protection for the name across Canada. In order to accomplish this, the federal government must ensure that any name that is proposed does not conflict with … Continued

Appointing Officers

This article will provide guidance on how to appoint officers of a Corporation and how resignations and removal of officers are documented. The directors of a corporation manage the affairs of the corporation.  As part of that management the directors … Continued

Director Residency Requirements – Canadian Federal Companies

Canadian companies registered in the Federal jurisdiction must follow the requirements of the Canada Business Corporations Act with respect to director residency requirements. What is a Resident Canadian as Defined by the Canada Business Corporations Act The Canada Business Corporations Act defines “resident Canadian” as … Continued