Recent Developments in Pensions and Employee Benefits Law

We invite you to join us for our semi-annual program exploring recent updates and legal developments in pensions and employee benefits law.

During this program, we will be joined by guest speaker Caroline Blouin, Executive Vice President, Pensions, Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA).

Other Topics:

  • Case Law and Regulatory Round-Up
    Jeff Sommers and Adam Ngan
  • CAPSA Guidelines: DB Funding, DC Plans and Unlocated Members
    Caroline Helbronner and Lindsay McLeod
  • Investment Issues: Including the CAPSA Guideline on Leverage
    Jeremy Forgie
  • Fiduciary Issues: Corporations and Boards, Including Oversight of Outsourced Pension Administration and OCIOs
    Kathryn Bush
  • 2019 Federal Budget Proposals Affecting Pensions, Retirement Savings, Benefits and Stock Options
    Elizabeth Boyd

Mandatory Continuing Education


This program contains 2 hours and 30 minutes of Substantive content.


Please note that pursuant to the amendments to the Règlement sur la formation continue obligatoire des avocats (Regulation respecting mandatory continuing education for lawyers – available in French only) of the Barreau du Québec, which came into force on April 1, 2019, the status of “recognized provider” and the mandatory “recognition” of activities have been abolished.

Blakes will continue to provide you with a certificate of participation for your records. As stipulated in the above-mentioned regulation, members must preserve supporting documents attesting their completion of training activities for a period of seven years beginning on April 30 following the end of the reference period during which such activities were completed.

British Columbia

This program has been accredited for 2.5 CPD Credit Hours with The Law Society of British Columbia.

New York

Blake, Cassels & Graydon (U.S.) LLP has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education (CLE) in the State of New York. This seminar is appropriate for newly admitted and/or experienced attorneys and has been accredited for 2 hours of CLE credits.



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If you would like more information about this program, please contact Linda Lee Moy.

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