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Construction Law Conference

Where Stock Exchange Tower
800 Square Victoria, 37th Floor
Montréal, QC
H4Z 1E9
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Fasken Martineau is pleased to invite you to this conference, dedicated entirely to the construction industry. Speakers will address the following topics:

How to ensure having a satisfactory baseline schedule: legal and practical aspects

  • When should the schedule be required?
  • Challenges in obtaining a satisfactory schedule and contractual provisions to anticipate.
  • Changes to the contract and to the schedule: the impact of changes on the schedule, the consequences of multiple changes, and when to claim the resulting costs
  • The Courts' position: a clearer perspective

Speakers: Nancy Demers and Jean Paradis, engineer specialized in construction schedules

2015 Case Law Review

Key 2015 decisions in Construction Law on various topics, including:

  • Tenders
  • Construction legal hypothecs
  • Claims for delays, deficiencies, etc.
  • An Act Respecting Contracting By Public Bodies
  • Duty of disclosure
  • Loss of work

Speakers: Annie Bernard, Mathieu Comeau, Nikolas Blanchette and Christine Provencher

The Project Manager's duty with regard to Occupational Health and Safety

  • Definition of the Project Manager 
  • Definition of the construction site
  • Residual liability of the Project Owner
  • Obligations of the Project Manager
  • Recent case law

Speakers: Yves Turgeon and Alexandra Meunier