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Non-compliant tenders who needs regulations?

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 11 2010

Don't tell anybody, but it might be possible to live without EU-style procurement regulations

54 bids totaling 6,627.5MW submitted in connection with Hydro-Québec Distribution’s 450MW wind RFP

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • November 10 2014

On November 6, 2014, Hydro-Québec Distribution (“HQD”) publicly opened the sealed bids received in response to its request for proposals launched on

What is a sealed bid?

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • December 31 2012

Bidders are frequently told in bidding and tendering instructions that bids or tenders are required to be submitted "under seal" or that "sealed tenders

Macquarie tops The Infrastructure Investor 30, a global ranking of the largest infrastructure investors

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 2 2010

On June 1, 2010, Infrastructure Investor magazine released "The Infrastructure Investor 30", its global ranking of the largest infrastructure direct-investment programmes

SCC eliminates doctrine of fundamental breach in contract law; Tercon decision strongly endorses upholding exclusion of liability clauses absent proof of an “overriding” public policy to the contrary

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • February 16 2010

In a procurement decision that will have a wide-ranging and significant impact on all types of contractual disputes, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) has "laid to rest" the doctrine of fundamental breach in Canadian contract law

A bridge over deregulated waters: the new Navigation Protection Act

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • November 17 2014

On April 1, 2014, the Federal Navigation Protection Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. N-22 (the "New Act") came into force, replacing the Navigable Waters

What is procurement law?

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada, European Union
  • -
  • October 11 2012

"Procurement" is simply the buying of goods, services or construction, usually by a large organization, either in the public or private sector

Commodity forward purchase agreement: an alternative financing mechanism for junior mining companies

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • May 16 2013

Given the current environment of falling metal prices and increasingly elusive sources of attractive capital, mining issuers are turning to

Conflicts of interest in procurement

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • August 9 2013

The term "conflict of interest" is used in many discussions around procurement. However, its exact meaning is often obscure. This results from the

A practical approach to navigating debarment by the Canadian government

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 17 2014

Federal debarment of contractors that violate federal contracting rules is sharply on the rise. The recent Integrity Framework issued by Public