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News
February 13, 2018  

PCA raises concerns over Aecon acquisition

The Progressive Contractors Association of Canada (PCA) has called

News
January 31, 2018  

PCA opposes B.C. proposed regulations against pipeline expansion

The Progressive Contractors Association (PCA) has stated its support

News
January 31, 2018  

NTCCC supports federal government prompt payment legislation

The National Trade Contractors Coalition of Canada (NTCCC) has

News
January 10, 2018  

Quebec settles lawsuit over Montreal hospitals

The Quebec government is paying $233 million to settle

Article
December 15, 2017  

What is the holdback anyway?

One of the basic elements in builders lien law

News
December 11, 2017  

SNC Lavalin reaches agreement to repay Quebec municipalities for contracts

Engineering giant SNC-Lavalin has reached agreement to pay restitution

News
October 5, 2017  

Construction Lien Amendment Act passes second reading

TORONTO – Today, Bill 142, the Construction Lien Amendment

Article
June 20, 2017  

Contractors and the Law: Breaking up is hard to do

A recent Ontario court decision illustrates the expected – and

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