Article 8: Public Accountant

STLHE By-law No. 1 was prepared and translated by Gowling WLG, Ottawa, ON. (June 2016)

8.1 Public Accountant

Subject to the Act, at each annual meeting, the Members shall appoint a public accountant to hold office until the close of the next annual meeting and, if an appointment is not so made, the public accountant in office will continue in office until a successor is appointed. The Members may, at any special meeting, remove the public accountant by Special Resolution before the expiration of such public accountant’s term of office, and shall, by a majority of the votes cast at that meeting, appoint another public accountant in such public accountant’s place for the remainder of such public accountant’s term. If the Members fail to appoint a successor public accountant, the Directors shall immediately fill any vacancy in the office of public accountant. The remuneration of the public accountant shall be fixed by the Board.