Search
Searching Content indexed under Construction & Planning by Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
 
1 2  
>>Next
 
Title
Country
Organisation
Author
Date
1
Transitioning (Again) Into The Construction Act: Managing Compliance
As the flagship amendments to Ontario's Construction Act come into effect on October 1, 2019, stakeholders in the construction sector are grappling with which version of the legislation
Canada
30 Sep 2019
2
Becoming An Adjudicator Under The Ontario Construction Act
•The Authorized Nominating Authority under the Ontario Construction Act is now Ontario Dispute Adjudication for Construction Contracts (ODACC).
Canada
23 Sep 2019
3
Introducing Our New Owner Payment Date Calculator
The prompt payment regime under Ontario's Construction Act is coming into force on October 1, 2019, creating opportunities and challenges for clients operating in the sector
Canada
9 Sep 2019
4
Listing In The REIN: Cruel And Unusual Punishment Under The Charter?
On July 16, 2019, the Court of Appeal denied the Autorité des marchés publics (AMP) leave to appeal a Superior Court ruling made during the course of proceedings on an application
Canada
16 Aug 2019
5
Adjudication Authority Selected
On July 18, 2019, the Ministry selected ADR Chambers to act as the Authority to provide adjudication-related services as set out in the Construction Act and the associated Regulations.
Canada
5 Aug 2019
6
Federal Prompt Payment Legislation Passed
The Federal Prompt Payment for Construction Work Act (the Federal Prompt Payment Act), which sailed through as part of the larger federal budget Bill C-97 on June 21, 2019
Canada
25 Jul 2019
7
Five Common Mistakes In Construction Contracts
The construction contract is the main tool that defines a relationship between an owner and its general contractor or construction manager.
Canada
24 Jul 2019
8
Ontario Prompt Payment And Adjudication: The Final Countdown
The prompt payment clock starts ticking once the owner receives a "proper invoice" from the contractor, on a monthly basis unless agreed to otherwise in the contract.
Canada
22 Jul 2019
9
The Wind Blows Another Way For Renewable Energy In Ontario
On May 31, 2019, the Government of Ontario published two regulations under the Planning Act and Environmental Protection Act (EPA)
Canada
21 Jun 2019
10
Prompt Payment And Adjudication For Federal Projects
Stakeholders and participants in federal projects and federally regulated industries are advised to stay abreast of these developments.
Canada
23 May 2019
11
Ontario Government Proposes Sweeping Changes To The Planning And Development System
On May 2, 2019, the Government of Ontario released its Housing Supply Action Plan called "More Homes, More Choice."
Canada
17 May 2019
12
The Canadian Construction Contracts Guidebook
Negotiating a construction contract for a project in Canada poses unique challenges for anyone involved in the project, including lawyers, owners, contractors, architects and engineers.
Canada
14 May 2019
13
Integrated Project Delivery Model In Canada: What You Need To Know
The Canadian Construction Documents Committee (CCDC) is expected to publish a standard form contract for Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) before the end of this year
Canada
28 Nov 2018
14
Proposed Acquisition Of Aecon By CCCI Blocked On National Security Grounds
While CCCI does have an affiliate which is listed on the Hong Kong and Shanghai stock exchanges, that affiliate, and CCCI itself, are majority owned by the Chinese government.
Canada
25 May 2018
15
Ontario Planning Process Undergoes Significant Changes: Bill 139 Receives Royal Assent
On December 12, 2017, Bill 139 received third reading and Royal Assent in the provincial legislature, coming into force as the Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, Bill 139...
Canada
14 Dec 2017
16
Ontario Government Proposes Significant Overhaul To Municipal Planning Approval And Appeal Process With Bill 139
On May 30, 2017, the Ontario government tabled Bill 139, the Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017 [PDF] (Bill 139) for 1st Reading in the provincial legislature.
Canada
13 Jun 2017
17
Canadian Prompt Payment And Construction Law Reform
The Canadian construction and infrastructure sector needs to be prepared for a number of proposed major overhauls to construction law underway in several provinces and at the federal level.
Canada
26 Apr 2017
18
Proposed Changes To The Construction Lien Act: What Do They Mean For The Construction Industry?
The long-awaited report (the Report) on potential amendments to the Construction Lien Act (the CLA), which was commissioned by the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General (the Ministry),
Canada
25 Nov 2016
19
Economic Stimulus Through Infrastructure Investment – The 2016 Alberta And Federal Budgets
Under the previous federal and provincial Conservative governments, we saw a proliferation of the use of the public-private partnership (P3) structure for large public infrastructure projects.
Canada
21 Apr 2016
20
Appeal On Counterclaim Judgment In Construction Lien Act Proceeding Goes To Divisional Court Even When Lien Discharged Before Trial
The decision emerged from an unusual procedural history. The plaintiff's claim for a lien was struck out, and the lien was discharged, due to failure to answer undertakings and refusals.
Canada
7 May 2015
Links to Result pages
 
1 2  
>>Next