NfP Law Societies

Are Rules Binding?

A client’s question In 2010 I was redrafting the rules of a community organisation and I was startled to be asked some questions by its chairman that made me realise how uninformed the general public are about society Rules.  The questioner was well-educated and experienced in business and community organisations, so being asked for clarification […]

A New Incorporated Societies Act – Guide for Societies

These notes, prepared by Mark von Dadelszen, provide an overview of the more significant elements of the proposals to replace the Incorporated Societies Act 1908. New and existing societies should be proactive in anticipating the reforms when adopting or revising constitutions. An Exposure Draft Bill was produced in 2015, and a Bill was introduced in […]