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Why are corporate formalities important?

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • March 5 2010

Many compensation and pension actions require the approval of a company's board of directors, or a committee of the board, and for good reason

Have you assumed pension termination liability? Long arm of the U.S. PBGC reaches non-U.S. parent

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • April 20 2012

One of the most difficult rules for our non-U.S. based clients to accept is controlled group liability for plan termination under Title IV of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended (ERISA

De-risking your U.S. pension: choices and challenges

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • December 11 2012

Defined benefit plan sponsors have become very focused on ways to control their asset volatility and to remove pension liabilities from their balance sheets

The inadvertent fiduciary: Mass Mutual crosses the line

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • June 16 2014

Plan fiduciaries are held to the highest performance standards and can be personally liable for breaches of fiduciary responsibility. Because of this

IRS simplifies rules for participants in Canadian plans or does it?

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • October 23 2014

Under the US-Canada Income Tax Treaty, U.S. taxpayers who participate in Canadian registered retirement savings plans (RRSPs) and registered

The myth of the "hands off" prototype plan

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • March 10 2010

True or false?

More 401(k) plan fee disclosures: what to do by August 30

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • August 13 2012

For many years, critics of the current 401(k) fee system have claimed that high fees were hidden and not clearly disclosed by vendors

Your 401(k) plan and the shape of the earth

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • March 4 2014

I used to work with a very smart lawyer who said that he could give a legal opinion that the world was flat if his qualifying language was not limited

DOMA's demise has broad impact on U.S. benefit plans: prepare for new claims and practices

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • June 27 2013

When you heard about the invalidation of the part of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that defined marriage as between a man and a woman by the

Canadian (and U.S.) investment funds face new risk of pension liability what’s keeping fund sponsors up at night

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • August 9 2013

Commonly controlled trades or businesses are jointly and severally liable for pension liabilities under the U.S. Employee Retirement