Posts tagged with : Ontario Construction Act

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Nov 24
2019

Construction Act Transition Rules

  Good Morning Directors, COOs & Associates, I am forwarding an email that I received this morning from COCA  Director Ted Dreyer.  Most will know that Ted is a construction lawyer with Madorin Snyder LLP and  is chair of COCA’s  Construction Act Committee.  Attached to Ted’s email is a very helpful flow chart prepared by […]

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Jul 22
2019

Ontario Cutting Red Tape to Support Jobs and Growth in the Construction Industry

July 18, 2019 Good day, Today, Attorney General Doug Downey announced the designation of ADR Chambers Inc. (ADR) to act as Authorized Nominating Authority (ANA) under the Construction Act. As I’m sure you’re aware, this is a highly anticipated, essential next step towards the full implementation of a first-in-Canada prompt payment regime to support our […]

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May 21
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – May 13, 2019

Ontario Construction News can save you money in publishing your Certificate of Substantial Performance (CSP) and other notices required by the Ontario Construction Act See today’s newspaper here Sheet metal workers stay off job as other unions reach tentative settlements Ontario Construction News staff writer As sheet metal union workers continue their second week of […]

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May 21
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – May 6, 2019

Ontario Construction News can publish Certificate of Substantial Performance (CSP) and other notices required by the Ontario Construction Act See today’s paper here GTA/Hamilton sheet metal workers strike – contentious labour season expected this spring GTA/Hamilton sheet metal workers strike – contentious labour season expected this spring Ontario Construction News staff writer Sheet Metal workers […]

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May 2
2019

Ontario Construction Act adjudications: Reynolds says single Authorized Nominating of standard timelines Authority to provide high quality adjudicators; really complex disputes will likely stretch beyond standard timelines

Ontario Construction Act adjudications: Reynolds says single Authorized Nominating of standard timelines Authority to provide high quality adjudicators; really complex disputes will likely stretch beyond standard timelines

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Posted:
May 2
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction Report | April 22, 2019

See the latest magazine issue here. Ontario Construction Report: April issue published The April 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 […]

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Posted:
Nov 25
2018

Fall Economic Statement Bill Proposes Amendments to the New Construction Act

Good Morning Directors, COOs and Associates, Bill 57 is the legislation that Finance Minister Vic Fidelli introduced with his Fall Economic Statement (FES) last Thursday. Schedule 8 of Bill 57, Restoring Trust, Transparency and Accountability Act, 2018 if passed will amend the new Construction Act. Here is the explanatory note from the Bill describing the […]

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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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