Key takeaways from recent case involving repudiation of a building contract.
This recent case indicates that timing is everything when dealing with deferred commencement conditions for EPA consents.
Commercial fit-out exclusions; Recent media releases, reports, cases and laws relating to NSW residential property.
Clifford Gouldson Lawyers
The Queensland Government has announced that electronic conveyancing will be mandatory from 20 February 2023.
HHG Legal Group
Discussion about the main reforms & what you should do – general protections, payment regime, adjudication process.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Most buildings incorporate steel and concrete: traditionally energy-intensive, so considered high embodied carbon.
Reforms have significant impact on residential landlords (and tenants), and community housing providers (CHPs).
When lenders sell mortgagee properties, they must take all reasonable care to obtain market value or the best price.
The past few years have proven fruitful for investors diversifying their property portfolios with commercial real estate. These investments offer better financial returns than residential properties and are typically good hedges against inflation.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On September 22, 2022, the Ontario Court of Appeal revisited the interpretation of termination notice provisions under commercial leases in Bennett Law Chambers Professional Corporation...
MLT Aikins LLP
The process to enforce zoning bylaws in Saskatchewan is set out in s. 242 of The Planning and Development Act, 2007, SS 2007, c P-13.2 (the "PDA").
Robinson Sheppard Shapiro
The Civil Code of Québec provides special protection to businesses and workers in the construction industry.
Bennett Jones LLP
In an attempt to reduce delayed payment periods in Alberta, on August 29, 2022, the Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act (the PPCLA) came into force replacing the Builder's Lien Act (the BLA). Although most of ...
Miller Thomson LLP
With the loosening of COVID-19 restrictions and the doors of immigration re-opening in Canada, there should be no shortage of cranes in the ground over the next few years.
Pallett Valo LLP
The main issue was the scope of relief a court may grant under section 20 of the Commercial Tenancies Act...
Surety bonds are commonplace on construction projects across Canada.
In February, Cassels reported on the City of Toronto's adoption of Official Plan Amendment No. 524 (OPA 524), which designated sixteen Protected Major Transit Station Areas...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Welcome to the latest edition of MoFoReal, our newsletter highlighting recent activities and other developments in MoFo's European Real Estate team.
Castren & Snellman Attorneys
Sustainability and combating climate change are the constant subject of attention in both regulation and practice. However, the regulation reform and amendments are raising emotional responses and arousing discussion in the construction industry.
Prior to May 2019 it was possible for unauthorised uses of land or buildings in Guernsey to become immune from planning enforcement action due to the passage of time.