Not-for-profit Law
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Member Disputes and Conflict on the Committee

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Conflicts and disputes are stressful events, and the success of your community group can depend on how effectively you manage them.

Learn what the law requires you to do when a conflict or complaint arises between members or committee members of your not-for-profit.

You'll learn about: 

  • Common disputes involving members or committees
  • Following your dispute resolution or grievance procedure
  • Disciplining a member - when and how
  • What to do if there is a dispute within the committee
  • Tips on how to avoid and manage disputes
  • How to seek assistance

Who should attend? 

Board/committee members and senior staff


3 hours

Maximum number of participants 

30. If you think your group will exceed 30 participants please contact us to discuss further


One of our lawyers with expertise in charity and not-for-profit law and experience in providing training to community groups


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