McDonald's® Canada Engages Deloitte to Conduct Independent Audit

 McDonald's® Canada Engages Deloitte to Conduct Independent Audit  Independent Third Party to Audit all Restaurants Using Temporary Foreign  Worker Program  TORONTO, May 28, 2014 /CNW/ - McDonald's Restaurants of Canada Limited today  announced it has retained Deloitte, a global leading professional services  firm, as an independent third-party to conduct a compliance audit of its  corporate and franchised restaurants' use of the Temporary Foreign Worker  Program (the "Program").  "Engaging a trusted third-party firm like Deloitte to conduct this review  reaffirms our commitment to doing the right thing and ensuring every  restaurant using the Program is consistently meeting Program requirements. If  any discrepancies are uncovered through the audit process, we will act swiftly  and effectively to continue to make things right," said Len Jillard, Chief  People Officer, McDonald's Canada.  McDonald's Canada announced its commitment to conduct a third party review of  the Program when it ordered a voluntary freeze of the Program.  Deloitte will work with McDonald's and its franchisees to conduct a compliance  audit, mirroring as closely as possible a Service Canada audit, in every  restaurant employing temporary foreign workers. This will result in the  auditing of more than 200 McDonald's restaurants in Canada. Deloitte,  leveraging their team of advanced analytics and regulatory compliance  specialists, will be performing the compliance audits with the expectation of  completing them as quickly as possible.  About McDonald's Canada McDonald's is the leading foodservice company in the  world. McDonald's Restaurants of Canada Limited and its Canadian franchisees  own and operate more than 1,400 restaurants and employ more than 85,000  employees coast-to-coast. Approximately 80 per cent of McDonald's Canadian  restaurants are locally owned and operated by independent entrepreneurs. For  more information about McDonald's Canada, visit www.mcdonalds.ca or follow us  on Twitter (@McD_Canada) and Facebook (Facebook.com/McDonaldsCanada) for  updates on our business, promotions and menu items.  About Deloitte Deloitte, one of Canada's leading professional services firms,  provides audit, tax, consulting, and financial advisory services. Deloitte  LLP, an Ontario limited liability partnership, is the Canadian member firm of  Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited. Deloitte operates in Quebec as Deloitte  S.E.N.C.R.L/s.r.l.  Deloitte refers to one or more of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu  Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee, and its network of member  firms, each of which is a legally separate and independent entity. Please see  www.deloitte.com/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of  Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited and its member firms.    SOURCE  McDonald's Restaurants of Canada Limited  Media Relations Hotline, 1-877-786-3342  To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2014/28/c3493.html  CO: McDonald's Restaurants of Canada Limited ST: Ontario NI: RES FBR FOD LABOR  
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