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Don’t spend it all in one place: federal pension regs permit variable benefits & update investment rules

Canada - April 29 2015 In March 2015, the federal government registered amendments to the regulations of the Pension Benefits Standards Act, 1985 (the “Regulations”) and...

Two Nova Scotia pension developments: financial hardship unlocking and PRPPs

Canada - November 3 2014 There have been two developments in Nova Scotia pension law in recent weeks. The first is an amendment of Part IV of the Pension Benefits Regulations...

Trial by jury when defending an action by the crown

Canada - March 12 2014 Most Canadian provinces have specific legislation dealing with procedural requirements that must be followed when bringing lawsuits against the Crown...

Tax treatment: it’s all about structure

Canada - February 13 2014 When an employee is terminated, the question often arises about the tax treatment of amounts paid to the employee. Structuring can allow employers to...

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Common questions don’t need common answers to certify class action

Canada - January 17 2014 Vivendi Canada Inc. v. Dell'Aniello: Amendment of Retirement Benefits Leads to Class Action What Happened? Seagram Ltd. ("Seagram"), an alcohol...