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Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at February 29, 2020

Mar 26, 2020

Every year, companies must establish an expense for their defined benefit pension plans.

Nova Scotia Pension Benefits Regulations amended

Mar 26, 2020

On February 24, 2020, Nova Scotia amended its Pension Benefits Regulations (the Regulation) and announced that the changes in Bill 109 will become effective April 1, 2020.

FSRA supervisory approach for actively monitored single employer defined benefit pension plans

Mar 26, 2020

On January 13, 2020, the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) released a guidance document (Guidance) which outlines its proposed supervisory approach for actively monitored (i.e., higher risk) single employer defined benefit...

B.C. owner and director found personally liable for unpaid pension contributions

Mar 26, 2020

A recent British Columbia case resulted in a finding that the owner and director of an employer was personally liable for breach of trust for failing to remit contributions to a multi-employer pension plan.

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at February 29, 2020

Mar 26, 2020

The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2019

Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at January 31, 2020

Feb 26, 2020

Every year, companies must establish an expense for their defined benefit pension plans.

Introducing Morneau Shepell’s Pension Risk Bulletin

Feb 26, 2020

Morneau Shepell’s Pension Risk Transfer Team has introduced a periodic Pension Risk Bulletin to provide pension risk transfer market updates & provide other important information on risk management to defined benefit pension plan sponsors in...

Court compensates retiree for negligent misrepresentation of benefits

Feb 26, 2020

A recent decision of the Alberta Court of Appeal in Calder v. Alberta affirmed the decision of the trial judge granting a retired member of a public sector pension plan compensation for the negligent misrepresentation of the member’s future...

Proposed exemption of certain individual pension plans and designated plans from Ontario pension legislation

Feb 26, 2020

On December 20, 2019, the Ontario Ministry of Finance released its consultation with stakeholders on proposed changes to the PBA, which would exempt certain IPPs and DPs from the application of the PBA.

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at January 31, 2020

Feb 26, 2020

The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2019