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The prodigal pension plan member

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 16 2014

It's one of those pension administration nightmares - someone of pensionable age shows up at your door claiming he was an employee 20 years ago and

Case summary: Halliburton Group Canada Inc. v. Alberta

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 20 2011

The Alberta Court of Appeal recently rendered a decision that will be of interest to pension plan sponsors who are considering converting their registered pension plans from defined benefit to defined contribution

Did bringing a class action over changes in post-retirement benefits just get easier?

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 13 2014

On January 16, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada released its long-anticipated decision in Vivendi Canada Inc. v. Dell'Aniello. The decision affirmed

Ontario budget 2014: the pension budget

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 1 2014

On May 1, 2014, Minister of Finance Charles Sousa tabled Ontario's 2014 Budget, Building Opportunity - Securing Our Future (the Budget). Among other

Defined benefit versus defined contribution pension plans: the basics

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 19 2012

When purchasing an existing business, many buyers are understandably reluctant to assume obligations under a target's defined benefit (DB) pension plan

Equity-based compensation plans tax considerations

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 31 2008

Equity-based employee compensation plans are varied and sometimes confusing

The state of Ontario pension reform Part II

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 1 2011

As we mentioned in the November 2010 issue of Business Law Quarterly, the Securing Pension Benefits Now and for the Future Act, 2010 (Bill 120) was introduced by the Ontario government on October 29, 2010

Executive compensation disclosure issues in tumultuous times

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 13 2009

Most Canadian public companies are facing unprecedented financial and market conditions and business challenges, and this has been reflected both in the results of operations in 2008 and in the outcomes under 2008’s compensation plans

Bill 39 Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans Act

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 25 2013

On May 8, 2013, the Government of Québec tabled Bill 39, Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans Act (Bill). On April 17, 2013, an expert committee

Minority report: Ontario’s 2013 Budget contains a slew of pension and benefit announcements

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 3 2013

On May 2, Minister of Finance Charles Sousa tabled the Ontario Liberal government's 2013 Budget. The Budget contains a number of announcements