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Cassels Brock Authors Overview of Construction and Projects in Canada for Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law Global Guide

Publish: 09/28/2016

Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP has authored the Q&A Overview of Construction and Projects in Canada, as part of the Global Guide series published by Thomson Reuters for Practical Law. Contributors were led by Matthew Alter and include Todd Robinson, Jordan R. Fletcher, Mark St Cyr, David Ward, Laurie Jessome and Raivo Uukkivi.

The Cassels Brock Q&A gives a high level overview of: the main trends for Canadian infrastructure projects, significant current projects; procurement arrangements; transaction structures and corporate vehicles; financing arrangements; security and contractual protections for owners and lenders; standard forms of contracts; risk allocation considerations; key contractual provisions; licensing and project insurance considerations; labour, employment, health, safety and environmental issues; bankruptcy and insolvency laws, key tax considerations, contractual arrangements for design professionals; public private partnership (PPP) arrangements; anti- corrupt practice laws; dispute resolution processes; pending statutory and related reforms; and a list of the main construction organizations in Canada.

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