Opportunities and Obligations – The Road Forward – Osler’s Annual Pensions & Benefits Seminar


Tuesday, June 5, 2018


3:45 PM - 7:30 PM


Osler Conference Centre, 1 First Canadian Place, 63rd Floor
Toronto, Ontario

Delivery Method

In Person


This webinar is now available for online viewing.

Please join us on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 for Osler’s annual Pensions & Benefits seminar where Osler lawyers and special guest speakers will discuss the new DB funding rules and other current issues in pensions and benefits law.
Our discussion will include:

Ontario’s New DB Funding Rules Come Into Focus – Implications for Plan Funding and Investments

  • Overview of current funding rules and proposed new rules  

  • Contrasting Quebec and Ontario approaches

  • Case Studies: Impact of new funding rules on different plans

  • Implications of new funding rules on pension investments 

Guest Speakers

Trending Issues and Developments – An Update on Recent Legal Developments 

  • Benefit plans: how will marijuana legalization impact employer benefit plans?  

  • Changing pension regulation: what do new regulatory powers and FSRA mean for Ontario plans?

  • Pension de-risking: does Ontario’s new buy-out annuity discharge provide new opportunities?

  • Variable benefit payments for DC plans: What the proposed regulations mean

3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Registration 
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Seminar 
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.: Cocktails & Networking 


Registration Info

To register for the in person seminar or to join us via webinar please contacts seminars@osler.com 

CLE/CPD Credit Information

Ontario – Substantive - 2


Paul Litner

Partner, Pensions & Benefits


Julien Ranger

Partner, Pensions & Benefits


Jana Steele

Partner, Pensions & Benefits