News

As part of our mandate to showcase and promote the services of our members, to speak on their behalf whenever required, and keep our partners current with related issues, the following is an active archive of press releases and relevant news articles. If our members have articles they believe would be of benefit to a wider audience, please contact us and we'll include it here.

Posted:
Sep 3
2018

COCA Newsletter – August 2018

Federal Prompt Payment Update Regular readers of the COCA monthly newsletter will know that many months ago construction lawyers Bruce Reynolds and Sharon Vogel were engaged by Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) to conduct an expert review and prepare a report including recommendations, regarding promptness of payment and adjudication in respect of federal government […]

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Posted:
Sep 3
2018

New Ontario Construction Act takes shape as 98 of 101 recommendations to be implemented | ontario construction report

New Ontario Construction Act takes shape as 98 of 101 recommendations to be implemented Prompt payment, adjudication and lien reform among 98 recommendations accepted by provincial government, says Bruce Reynolds. Ontario’s new Construction Act, which will update construction lien legislation and set out adjudication and prompt payment rules, should be introduced this spring and, if […]

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Posted:
Sep 3
2018

Your weekly Ontario Construction Report

Ontario Construction Report: August issue published The August issues of Ontario Construction Report, GTA Construction Report and Ottawa Construction News have been published. You can view the stories within the publications through links at the respective websites or, if you are receiving the Ontarioconstructionreport.com weekly eletter, clicking at the sidebar images. Here is the link […]

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Posted:
Sep 3
2018

Employment & Labour Law Update – Management Counsel Newsletter – August 2018 – Sherrard Kuzz LLP Employment & Labour Lawyers

Good Morning Directors, COOs and Associates, We are pleased to provide you with the latest Employment & Labour Law Update from Sherrard-Kuzz LLP.  It addresses employers’ ability to treat  older employees differently with regard to benefits, pension etc. Sherrard-Kuzz LLP is a valued active member of our COCA family.  They share their expertise freely with […]

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Aug 7
2018

Employment & Labour Law Update – Management Counsel Newsletter – August 2018 – Sherrard Kuzz LLP Employment & Labour Lawyers

Good Morning Directors, COOs and Associates, We are pleased to provide you with the latest Employment & Labour Law Update from Sherrard-Kuzz LLP.  It addresses employers’ ability to treat  older employees differently with regard to benefits, pension etc. Sherrard-Kuzz LLP is a valued active member of our COCA family.  They share their expertise freely with […]

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Posted:
Aug 7
2018

COCA July 2018 Government Relations Report

Please find attached the July 2018 Government Relations Report. In the July issue: 1. ​Prompt Payment Update 2. COCA’s Priorities 3. Summer Session Could Last Three More Weeks 4. New Government’s Top Priorities Passed Into Law 5. Bill Introduced to Cancel Ontario’s Participation in Cap and Trade 6. Our New Provincial Government’s Priorities 7. Sex […]

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Posted:
Aug 7
2018

SteelDay 2018 is on September 28! Le 28 septembre 2018 est la journée de l’acier!

SteelDay is an annual, national event that showcases the versatility, performance and sustainability of steel and its various innovative applications. Attend a SteelDay event and learn how the steel industry can support your next project and assist you to: Reduce your risks with innovative and cost-effective building framing solutions. Manage your costswith lower labour and […]

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Posted:
Jul 24
2018

Launching the New MSD Prevention Guideline for Ontario

Dear MSD Prevention Guideline working groups and stakeholders, CRE-MSD is hosting a conference on October 1st to launch the newly developed MSD Prevention Guideline. The event is free but registration is required due to limited space, so please register early if you plan to attend. We would also appreciate your help in distributing this announcement […]

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Posted:
Jul 24
2018

Your weekly Ontario Construction Report

Ontario Construction Report: July issue published The July issues of Ontario Construction Report, GTA Construction Report and Ottawa Construction News have been published. You can view the stories within the publications through links at the respective websites or, if you are receiving the Ontarioconstructionreport.com weekly eletter, clicking at the sidebar images. Here is the link […]

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Posted:
Jul 24
2018

Advantage Steel Monthly – June 2018

Features Congratulations to the 2018 G.L. Kulak Scholarship Recipient! CISC Quebec Region Gathers at the National Assembly to Discuss Steel Industry Challenges Manitoba’s Construction Industry Collaborates to Develop Structural Steel Fabricators Fitters Course Saskatchewan’s Government Commits to Implementing Prompt Payment Legislation The CISC continues to champion the Coalition for Small Business Tax Fairness! What’s new […]

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