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


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

Quebec – Out of province credits - 2


Paul Litner

Partner, Pensions & Benefits


Julien Ranger

Partner, Pensions & Benefits


Douglas Rienzo

Partner, Pensions & Benefits


Jana Steele

Partner, Pensions & Benefits