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Canada and US pension and employee benefits: important differences
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • August 8 2008

The Canadian and U.S. marketplaces share many similarities, which has led to the creation of vibrant, rapidly-growing cross-border companies


Lessons from Nortel: what do the recent allocation decisions mean?
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 28 2015

Around 33,000 UK-based pensioners of the Nortel group look set to receive a greater share of the group’s $7bn worldwide assets, following a joint


The inadvertent fiduciary: Mass Mutual crosses the line
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • 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


Workplace Policy Institute Insider Report August 2016
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • Canada, USA
  • August 3 2016

The Republican and Democratic National Conventions were the center of political activity in July. Each party released its platform setting forth


US Supreme Court’s decision on Obamacare could impact shared spending in Canada
  • Dentons
  • Canada, USA
  • June 28 2012

On June 28, 2012, the Supreme Court of the United States upheld the Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, being health care legislation commonly referred to as “Obamacare”


Global Equity Matrix - April 2016
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, Vietnam, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Norway, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium
  • April 28 2016

Tax on spread at exercise. Tax on sale. A bank tax may apply to transfer of funds made in connection with employee stock plans. A personal assets tax


The financial report March 20, 2014 - news from the Americas
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 20 2014

The US Department of Labor published for comment a proposal that would require pension plan service providers to furnish pension plan fiduciaries


Employee stock plans 2012: year-end international reporting requirements
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Canada, China, France, India, Thailand, United Kingdom, USA, Vietnam, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore
  • December 6 2012

This Commentary highlights some of the principal calendar and year-end reporting requirements for employee stock plans that U.S. companies most commonly encounter when offering these programs to their employees in selected jurisdictions worldwide


The ABC’s of target benefit plans part II
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 17 2014

This is my second blog post in a series regarding target benefit plans (TBPs) (for Part I, which provides a general overview of TBPs, see my March 10


U.S. employee benefit plans must comply with Supreme Court’s DOMA decision: what to do now and what is still undecided
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • July 8 2013

When the United States Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) provision defining marriage under federal law as between a man