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

Publish: 03/11/2019

Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP has again 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 Mark St Cyr, Graham Brown, Robyn Blumberg, David Ward, Laurie Jessome, Raivo Uukkivi and Andrew Reback.

The Cassels Brock Q&A gives a high level overview of the main trends and significant deals; procurement arrangements; transaction structures and corporate vehicles; financing projects; security and contractual protections; standard forms of contracts; risk allocation, including liability exclusions, caps and force majeure; contractual provisions covering material delays and variations;  contractor payment and security, subcontractor arrangements; licences and consents; projects insurance; labour laws; health and safety; environmental issues; anti-corrupt business practices; bankruptcy/insolvency; public private partnerships (PPPs); dispute resolution; tax considerations; and proposals for legislative reform.

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