When do you really know you have a claim?

  • January 29, 2021
  • Caroline J. Smith

A Review of Saskatchewan (Highways and Infrastructure) v Venture Construction Inc: Litigation Limitation Periods.

Construction and Infrastructure Law

What does the SCC’s anti-deprivation ruling mean for your contract?

  • November 03, 2020
  • Jason Buttuls and Yi Liu

The anti-deprivation rule is a principle of common law that renders void contractual provisions that remove value from the bankrupt’s estate upon bankruptcy (value which would be otherwise available to creditors).

Construction and Infrastructure Law

Building without an architect – AIBC v Langford (City)

  • October 28, 2020
  • Andrea Lee and Markus Rotterdam

Investment in residential construction for Canada is on a steep rise, according to Statistics Canada.  BuildForce Canada reports that overall, total residential construction employment is expected to increase by over 17,000 workers over the next decade.

Construction and Infrastructure Law

Crisis management bulletin: construction contracts and COVID-19

  • April 02, 2020
  • Andrew J. Heal

COVID-19 was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization on March 11, 2020. Shortly thereafter, it was declared an emergency nationally in Canada and an emergency regionally in Ontario.

Construction and Infrastructure Law

When you Win: Enforcing the Adjudicator’s Decision

  • March 03, 2020
  • James Little and Andrew O’Brien

This article was originally published in the January/February 2020 issue of the Construction Law Letter, and appeared on Singleton Reynolds’ News + Insights.

Construction and Infrastructure Law