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News
June 5, 2017  

How do changes to Ontario’s Construction Lien Act affect you?

TORONTO – On June 1st Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG)

News
May 9, 2017  

The Canada Prompt Payment Act passes 3rd reading in the Senate

Ottawa, ON – The Senate Passed Bill S-224, the

Article
April 19, 2017  

Law column: Concurrent delay remains a thorny issue

Despite the best intentions of all parties involved on

Article
February 28, 2017  

Contractors & the Law: An estimate is never “just an estimate”

Risk allocation under cost-plus contracts is not always well

News
January 5, 2017  

BLG report: Top 10 legal risks for business in 2017

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) has released its annual thought

Article
December 20, 2016  

Law Column: Ledcor Construction vs. Northbridge Indemnity Insurance Co.

Builders’ Risk (or Course of Construction) insurance policies are

News
October 14, 2016  

Law Column: Provide notice of intention to bring a claim

Many construction contracts include a provision requiring parties to

News
October 11, 2016  

Guilty plea in bid-rigging conspiracy leads to $100,000 fine

Construction Benvas Inc. pleaded guilty and was ordered to

News
September 28, 2016  

Ontario government releases Construction Lien Act Report

The Ontario government plans to introduce legislation next spring that will

News
September 8, 2016  

SNC-Lavalin reaches agreement with Commissioner of Canada Elections

SNC-Lavalin has announced that it has reached a compliance

Article
August 29, 2016  

Contractors and the Law: The importance of bid compliance

Tendering is often a complex and hurried process, and

Article
June 22, 2016  

Substantial compliance can be pretty strict: complying with terms of tender

  A “discretion clause” in terms of tender can give

Article
April 26, 2016  

Is there an L&M bond? Maybe you should ask . . .

Labour and material payment bonds protect unpaid subcontractors where

News
April 6, 2016  

Steel industry wants prompt payment legislation and local content rules

Delegates from the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC)

Article
March 18, 2016  

Construction Law: When is a contractor’s extra work a compensable “extra”?

Even in the face of the most comprehensive construction

News
March 15, 2016  

New National Energy Code for buildings

New buildings in Canada will become more energy efficient

News
February 19, 2016  

Improper site sanitation can spread disease: Video

Clean-up and toilet facilities are probably the last place

Article
February 10, 2016  

Contractor claims for owner interference

Regardless of its size or scope, two elements are

News
January 20, 2016  

CSA standard for bridge construction updated

According to the Ontario Ministry of Transportation, the 2014

News
January 11, 2016  

Construction manager jailed for fatal swing stage accident

4 workers fell 13 storeys to their death Christmas Eve, 2009

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