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Upcoming pension investment changes to Ontario-regulated pension plans: a primer
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • March 27 2015

On March 25, 2015, the federal government published amendments to the Pension Benefits Standards Regulations, 1985 (Canada) (PBSR) that were first


Pension benefits not deductible from wrongful dismissal damages
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • December 15 2013

The Supreme Court of Canada has decided that pension benefits received by a dismissed employee are not to be deducted from an award of wrongful


Equity-based compensation plans tax considerations
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • May 31 2008

Equity-based employee compensation plans are varied and sometimes confusing


Executive, Beware the Tax Man
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 7 2016

The world of executive compensation is a strange one. Not only does it operate at the intersection of corporate, employment, securities and tax law


Denial of coverage for medical marijuana under employee benefit plan found to be discriminatory
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • March 9 2017

In 2010, Mr. Skinner was involved in a motor vehicle accident while working, and subsequently developed a physical and mental disability. After


BC government enables smaller employers to give employees pension plans
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • May 26 2016

Pension plans can be a very helpful retention mechanism for good employees (and, it must be noted, bad ones too) and many larger employers offer them


Is anyone interested in PRPPs?
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • March 24 2015

A number of financial institutions and other providers are now offering pooled registered pension plans (PRPPs) and voluntary registered savings plans


The 2016 proxy season: updates to the ISS Canadian proxy voting guidelines
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • November 25 2015

On November 20, 2015, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (“ISS”) released its updated Canadian proxy voting guidelines for meetings on or after


News from Quebec
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • July 6 2015

Bill 34, which amends the Supplemental Pension Plans Act of Quebec (SPPA), was adopted on April 2, 2015 with effect from December 31, 2014 and with a


The Lorax speaks to pension fund administrators - and they better listen!
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • October 28 2014

A proposed change to pension fund investment regulations in Ontario will require pension fund administrators to include in their statements of