The terms of a services agreement may prove not determinative of the true relationship and the reality of the engagement.
This newsletter links to media releases and reports relating to superannuation, funds management and financial services.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Superannuation reforms contained in the 2020-21 Federal Budget will create greater efficiency and transparency in super.
This update links to super regulator updates, legislation, cases and recent developments relating to superannuation.
Bennett Jones LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada recently grappled with issues of adverse effect discrimination and gender equality in the context of a government job-sharing program, and the treatment of...
MLT Aikins LLP
On April 14, 2020, the government of Manitoba announced an unpaid job-protected leave for employees who require time away from work for reasons related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Clark Wilson LLP
On October 16, 2020 the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) released its decision in Fraser v Canada.
It is not uncommon for trade unions to lobby for pension reform and to support legal claims relating to pension provision.
The day when you achieve complete financial freedom may come years before you decide to retire. In fact, highly motivated people who enjoy the challenges and rewards...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On October 16, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada (the "SCC") released its decision in Fraser v. Canada (Attorney General) ("Fraser").
Annuities provide guaranteed income for life. In that regard, they are one of the most effective ways to eliminate investment risk in retirement.
The long foretold Government plans to introduce a £95,000 cap on the total pre-tax aggregate value of public sector exit payments are now coming into force with very little notice.
The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority ("EIOPA") has issued a statement on principles to mitigate the impact of Coronavirus/COVID-19 on the occupational pensions sector.
LexCounsel Law Offices
Legislation of the 3 (three) long awaited labour codes, namely (a) the Industrial Relations Code Bill, 2020; the Code on Social Security Bill, 2020;
On 13 October, the Irish Government announced its Budget for 2021 which contains a number of important changes for Irish based employers.
COVID-19 may have dominated the workplace agenda in recent months – but employers in Ireland can't lose sight of any of the other issues arising in the course of the employer-employee relationship.
Isle of Man
DQ Advocates is a leading Isle of Man-based law firm with an international reach, offering a full range of legal, regulatory and tax services to a local and global client base.
Giambrone & Partners
As countries across Europe reel from the consequences of the devastating economic setbacks that coronavirus has delivered...
Malta's budget for 2021 mainly focuses on the country's economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Malta Budget 2021 was presented by the Minister for Finance, Dr Edward Scicluna on Monday, 19th October.