Changes to the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy

On April 08, 2020, the Prime Minister and the Minister of Finance announced changes to the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy program and provided further guidance on the application of the rules. Please review the full announcement below.  Here are some of the highlights. Eligible Employers Under the new rules, the subsidy is available to employers […]

Changes To Stock Options

Changes To Employee Stock Options

An employee stock option (ESO) grants employees the right to acquire shares of the employer at a fixed price and provides a long-term incentive in which employees benefit from the success of their employer, and likewise, employers benefit from long-term, loyal employees. On March 19, 2019, the Federal Government proposed to implement an annual cap […]