Seminars & Conferences

Our seminars and conferences provide insight on timely legal and business issues, and share knowledge that will help your business succeed.

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Fireside Chat on the Pros and Cons of Target Benefit Plans

Defined benefit plans may have enjoyed strong gains in 2013, but the long-term nature of DB means that plan sponsors still need to look to the future. 

Dec 11, 2014

Perspectives on Improving Pension Adequacy, Security and Sustainability – What Tools Do We Need?

Pension reform continues to be one of the most critical public policy issues in Canada. Osler is pleased to host a panel discussion on this topic, with some of Canada’s leading voices in this area sharing their vision on the evolution of the Canadian pension system. 

Dec 3, 2014

A Strategic Guide to Appearing Before the ERT: Understanding Procedures Drive Results

Certain unique aspects of the Environmental Review Tribunal’s (ERT) rules and jurisdiction raise distinct issues in a regulatory challenge. A panel of experts, including Osler’s Jack Coop, offer insight into building a successful strategy for appearing before the ERT in this session hosted by the Ontario Bar Association’s Environmental Law Section. 

Dec 3, 2014

6th Annual Aboriginal Law: Consultation and Other Emerging Issues

The landscape of Aboriginal law has evolved at a considerate pace in the last 20 years in Canada. With it comes the need to better understand Aboriginal legal matters and interactions with Aboriginal groups within industry and project developments across the country. 

Dec 2, 2014

Canadian Tax Foundation Conference

Osler is a proud sponsor of the 66th Annual Canadian Tax Foundation Conference in Vancouver and has three professionals speaking at the event. Edward Rowe, Martha MacDonald and Pooja Samtani join panel discussions addressing key issues in Canadian tax law. 

Nov 30 - Dec 2, 2014

CPO Training Session – Advanced Currency Training for Seasoned CPOs

This full-day AccessPrivacy session is aimed at enabling experienced CPOs to maintain their currency and be aware of emerging themes and developments in the privacy arena. 

Nov 28, 2014

ACC Breakfast Seminar: Risk Management and Crisis Response Workshop

Hosted by Lawrence Ritchie, and featuring a panel of experts, this seminar highlights how best to respond to organizational risks using a series of scenarios relevant to general and in-house counsel. 

Nov 25, 2014

Event: Best Practices for Enforcing Non-Competes and Other Restrictive Covenants

Osler’s Jennifer Dolman is co-presenting an informative session on the best practices for enforcing non-competes at the Annual Franchise Law Conference in Seattle, Washington.

Nov 18, 2014

Cross-Border Issues in Alternative Investing by Canadian Pension Plans

A team of Osler experts will discuss the critical legal issues arising from common cross-border alternative investment structures. Bill Corcoran, a tax lawyer from our New York office, will also be on  hand to answer questions about the potential tax pitfalls of cross-border investing alternatives.

Nov 13, 2014

Webinar – The Intelligent Fiduciary: Common Problems You Can Avoid

This complimentary webinar will build upon Carol Buckmann’s popular Pensions and Benefits Law blog series on U.S. fiduciary duties. Louise Greig will also be on hand to provide insights on the differences between U.S. and Canadian law, helping you to manage Canadian and cross-border pension responsibility. 

Nov 5, 2014