An Italian restaurant serves up a tale of betrayal and vengeance, featuring financial ruin, a wildfire, and untimely death. Even more interesting, a study of when exactly a landlord acquires liability for a builders’ lien.
Whose decisions are entitled to more deference, a consultant’s or an adjudicator’s?
Lessons Learned Do not assume that because a closely-related matter is working its way through the appellate courts that the limitation period in your
Lessons Learned Take advantage of the intended efficiencies of builders’ lien procedure by cooperating with other lienholders and the court to streamline filings and
Lessons Learned An affidavit’s attention to detail, backed by thorough documentary evidence in its accompanying exhibits, provides courts with the confidence to settle lien
The Wait is Over: Regulations Have Been Released and Alberta’s Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act comes into force August 29, 2022
On February 25, 2022, the Government of Alberta confirmed that the Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act (the “PPCLA”)Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act, c
Provincial legislatures across Canada are finally heeding the call from industry to implement prompt payment and adjudication regimes. As of the writing of this post
The Federal government announced $250 million over five years to help address the transit needs of Canadians living in rural, remote and small communities. The
Supreme Court Finds Contractor Has A Duty To Tell Sub-Subcontractors About The Existence Of A Payment Bond
In a much anticipated decision, the Supreme Court of Canada has recently held that a contractor which is a trustee under a payment bond has