We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 100

Recent developments with (extra) development charges
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • November 7 2013

We have previously written on the issue of the unrelenting rise of the rate of development charges in Ontario. Recent actions by a number of


Construction Lien Act amendment impacts condominium developments
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • June 10 2011

On July 1, 2011 an amendment to the Construction Lien Act (CLA) will come into force which will have an impact on condominium developers


Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • November 4 2016

Here are this week’s Court of Appeal Summaries. Civil topics covered included MVA, SABs, Family Law, vexatious litigants, employment law, simplified


Update on Canada post fees for CMB installation
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • February 6 2013

In our previous Blaney's on Building, we reported on a new plan by Canada Post to charge developers a one-time fee of $200 per new address for the


City of Toronto planning initiatives
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • September 30 2010

At its meeting of 25-27 August 2010, City of Toronto Council approved the following significant planning initiatives


City of Toronto proposed changes to securing affordable housing through section 37 benefits: does affordable housing for some make housing more expensive for others?
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • October 29 2012

At its meeting of 2 October 2012, Toronto City Council approved the recommendations of the 16 August 2012 Planning Staff Report that the City update its policies on affordable housing by amending the City’s Official Plan to: recognize affordable ownership housing and to authorize affordable rental units to be located within a registered condominium, subject to certain conditions, as community benefits through the City’s section 37 heightdensity incentives policies


Update on the Condominium Act review
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • October 29 2012

In our previous issue of Blaney’s on Building we reported on an announcement by the Provincial Government of its intention to launch a public consultation process to modernize the Condominium Act, 1998


Interesting BC condominium case law: Mazarei v. Icon Omega Developments Ltd., 2012 BCSC 673
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • October 29 2012

A recent case out of the British Columbia Supreme Court highlights the hazards that may befall developers entering the marketplace of other jurisdictions


Contractors' liability to third parties: an indeterminate liability to an indeterminate class?
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • February 12 2013

The question of remoteness has vexed courts in dealing with problems arising both in contract and in tort. This paper deals primarily with the tort


Further update on Condominium Act review
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • November 7 2013

In a previous issue, we reported on the efforts by the Province of Ontario, facilitated through the Public Policy Forum not for profit organization