If your responsibilities include advising on or making decisions on pension issues, it is critical that you are able to navigate this often complex and liability-laden area effectively. The Osgoode Certificate in Pension Law, now in its 8th year, is taught by acknowledged pension experts who will equip you with what you need.
Pension law and regulation is complex, technical and, to the unwary, a minefield of potential liability. The list of ‘must know’ topics seems endless:
Whether you are a lawyer, pensions professional, CFO, HR Manager, consultant or executive sitting on a pension committee, you may be called upon to give advice or to make decisions concerning pension issues. It is critical that you have an up-to-date and thorough understanding of key issues, their implications, and the best strategies for addressing them. The Osgoode Certificate in Pension Law, now in its eighth year, was developed to provide a comprehensive grounding in all major areas of pension law and practice. Taught by acknowledged experts in the field, it will equip you with the practical knowledge and skills you need in your day-to-day work, along with valuable networking opportunities.
Fees include attendance, program materials, continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments for each of the 5 days of the program. The price does not include accommodations. Please inquire about group discounts and financial assistance. Fees paid by individuals are eligible for a tuition tax credit. Dress is business casual.
We will make every effort to present the certificate program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the dates, location, speakers or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, York University and Osgoode Hall Law School’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.
You will receive a certificate upon completion of The Osgoode Certificate in Pension Law. Participants must attend all program modules and pass the take-home assignment to receive a certificate.
Substitution of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable to find a substitute, a full refund is available if a cancellation request is received in writing 21 days prior to the program date. If a cancellation request is made with less than 21 days notice, a $150 administration fee will apply. No other refund is available.
Questions on program registration?
Please contact the Registration Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions on the program content?
Please contact the Program Lawyer:
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February 14, 21 & March 7, 21 & April 4, 11, 2018
Osgoode Professional Development Centre,
1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON
$3,795 plus HST
“Excellent program. It provides comprehensive and current developments and challenges in pension law. I really appreciate the in-depth experience of the panelists”
Patricia Pacanchique, Director, Pension Policy, OMERS
“I am in-house counsel and I have been asked to advise the pension committee with very little background in pension law. This program has provided a great foundation for future learning and development. I would highly recommend it to others involved in pension administration”
Kendell Wilde, Legal Counsel, Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Canada Corp.
“This entire program has been excellent! As a manager in accounting who primarily advises on plan administration, I will be able to use this information to better advise plan members”
Michael Humphries, Manager, Accounting Services, ETFO
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