New York, NY, March 22, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- About James A. Guadiana
Jim Guadiana has extensive experience as tax advisor to a number of public corporations, including corporations listed on various non-U.S. stock exchanges as well as some large privately-held multinational companies. Among the areas that Jim is often called upon to advise on is the structuring of multinational executive compensation programs to achieve optimum tax benefits for both employers and employees in multiple jurisdictions. Recently, Jim served as tax and executive compensation counsel to one of the world’s largest multinational enterprises in its pre-IPO reorganization and IPO. Jim also represents clients before the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Tax Court. He has presented at various conferences on tax-related matters, and is respected domestically and internationally as an expert in recognizing and resolving novel and complex tax issues in domestic and cross-border investments and operations.
About Torys LLP
Torys LLP is a full-service business law firm with offices in Toronto, New York, Calgary, Montréal and Halifax.
Historically, employers provided benefits to their employees to attract and retain talent, realize tax advantages, and improve performance. However, due to the growing number of factors that transform today's workforce, employee benefits and executive compensation have remarkably evolved and become more sophisticated. Given the ever-changing legal, regulatory and business landscape, employee benefits and executive compensation continues to be an important area for many companies and attorneys and practitioners need to keep themselves abreast of trends and developments to avoid potential risks and pitfalls. Canada and the U.S. enjoy one of the world’s largest and most successful economic relationships with many companies doing business in both countries. Due to the interplay between Canadian and U.S. laws, organizations with employees on both sides of the border encounter unique issues and challenges.
Listen as the panel of seasoned professionals and thought leaders, brought together by The Knowledge Group, provide the audience with an in-depth discussion of the recent trends and developments in Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation.
Key topics include:
- Employee benefits in Canada and the United States, including pensions and group benefit plans
- Executive compensation in Canada and the United States, including equity compensation arrangements
- Cross-border aspects for multinational organizations, including design considerations and employee mobility
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/