Ontario’s New Construction Act: Managing Transitions and Effective Implementation
Date: February 26, 2019
Since our last seminar, the first phase of amendments that focused on the modernization of liens and holdback rules came into force in Ontario. The second phase focuses on prompt payment and adjudication and is scheduled to follow on October 1, 2019.
As a result of the first phase of amendments, we are seeing the industry tackle major issues regarding the effect of the transitions on internal procedures, effective and efficient implementation strategies and its integration into new and ongoing projects and related agreements. Moreover, as October approaches, it is increasingly important to look ahead and consider what to expect from the second phase, including what steps should be taken to facilitate the effective implementation of the additional amendments.
Join us for an in-depth discussion about key transition issues, the implementation of the phase-one modernization and important considerations for the next phase of amendments.
- Catherine Doyle, Partner, Infrastructure and Financial Services
- Mark Johnson, Partner, Infrastructure and Power
- Seumas Woods, Partner, Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Mandatory Continuing Education
Law Society of Ontario
This program contains 1 hour and 30 minutes of Substantive content.
This program is approved by the Law Society of Ontario for up to 1 Hour and 30 Minutes of Mandatory Continuing Education and is automatically recognized by the Quebec Bar. You must still declare the hours completed on your training statement and keep proof of your participation in this activity.
This program has been accredited for 1.5 CPD Credit Hours with The Law Society of British Columbia.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon (U.S.) LLP has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education (CLE) in the State of New York. This seminar is appropriate for newly admitted and/or experienced attorneys and has been accredited for 1.5 hours of CLE credits.
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Breakfast and Registration:
8-8:30 a.m. EST
Presentations/ Live Webcast:
8:30-10 a.m. EST
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