Langlois lawyers, LLP
The time limit for the receipt of bids for construction, supply and services contracts involving an expenditure of at least $100,000 is no less than 15 days following the publication of the call for tenders.
Trade lawyers outside Canada (and inside Canada) will be shocked by the steps being taken in Canada during an active antidumping proceeding.
Unlike the United States, Canada was not created by a unilateral declaration of independence from the colonial occupation of England.
Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
The following article discusses the differences between traditional tendering contracts and request for proposals (or RFPs), in relation to the duty of good faith.
Toronto's Executive Committee met and reviewed an earlier study by KPMG which looked at new revenue-generating policy proposals with an eye towards addressing the City's operating shortfall for 2017.
Aird & Berlis LLP
World leaders in business, sport and faith will gather at the Vatican from October 5-7, 2016, to discuss how a partnership among these three elements of society can effect positive societal change.
Miller Thomson LLP
La Cour supérieure a récemment rappelé que même si les municipalités ont une discrétion dans l'analyse des soumissions leur permettant de passer outre une irrégularité « mineure », qu'elles devaient appliquer la même rigueur (ou la même clémence) envers tous les soumissionnaires, et ce, afin d'assurer que tous les soumissionnaires sont traités de façon égalitaire.
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
As we focus on fall activities for resource and infrastructure projects, some may pause to consider the Indigenous issues which are top of mind in provincial and federal governments.
The Supreme Court of Canada decided that an Indian band assessing the value of leased reserve lands for property tax purposes is still subject to the "highest and best use" principle...
Cox & Palmer
This year, a Nova Scotia Human Rights Board concluded that a woman had been discriminated against on the basis of her race and/or colour when wrongfully accused of shoplifting at a grocery store.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On August 23, 2016, Saskatchewan proclaimed into force the Lobbyists Act (Act) and the Lobbyists Regulations (Regulations).
On Tuesday August 16, 2016, the Minister of Indigenous Affairs, Carolyn Bennett, delivered an emotional apology to the Sayisi Dene for their forced and tragic relocation in 1956.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
Earlier this month, the Alberta government implemented a new subsidy for Alberta-based craft breweries and increased the provincial mark-up on all beer imported into the province.
Cox & Palmer
The ultimate goal of the Wells Report was to provide guidance on how to best ensure that the personnel of the City of St. John's meet high ethical standards.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada has published its Annual Report on the Investment Canada Act for the fiscal year 2015-2016. The ICA is Canada's foreign investment review statute.
Miller Thomson LLP
Dans la foulée des recommandations contenues au rapport de la Commission Charbonneau, le gouvernement a tout récemment publié le Projet de loi 108, destiné notamment à créer l'Autorité des marchés publics.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Alberta's New Democratic Party (NDP) government is moving forward on its 2015 campaign promise to raise minimum wage to $15-per-hour by 2018.
Some premiers did not make any announcements on their official web-sites, which suggests that they walked away displeased and not wanting to sign on.
Different categories of internal trade barriers exist.
Jeremy Schwartz discusses a recent Ontario Court of Appeal decision that upheld a landmark retroactive loss of earnings award from the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario.