Some changes may occur soon or take “weeks or maybe even months” to occur, said Julien Ranger of Oster, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP.

By Rick Baert

Julien Ranger of Oster, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Canadian federal and provincial pension regulators have been reviewing a number of changes to ease the burden of defined benefit pension plan sponsors in maintaining their retirement plans during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Officials at Osler, Hoskin and Harcourt LLP’s pensions and benefits practice, for instance, say