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Challenges facing project developers who trigger the 2012 Canadian Environmental Assessment Act
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • August 25 2015

Pipelines, Mines, ports, railways, reactors, and power dams make federal environmental assessment prominent in current public affairs.Yet most of


What is a sealed bid?
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • 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


New PWGSC integrity regime: a mixed bag
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • July 17 2015

On July 3, 2015, Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) introduced a new Integrity Regime which relaxes the integrity requirements


Outsourcing, procurement and cybersecurity
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 24 2015

Cybersecurity is rarely a core business but it is a requirement of doing business. Organizations seeking to establish and maintain systems that are


Commodity forward purchase agreement: an alternative financing mechanism for junior mining companies
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • May 16 2013

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


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
  • 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


Bill 55 tabled before the Québec National Assembly
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • August 4 2015

On June 11, 2015, the Government of Québec tabled Bill 55: An Act respecting transparency measures in the mining, oil and gas industries (the Bill


For better or worse? Canada updates procurement Integrity Regime
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • August 3 2015

After considerable lobbying by suppliers and business groups, the federal government has unveiled the new government-wide procurement Integrity


Anticorruption developments - April 2015
  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Canada, France, Global, South Africa, USA
  • April 30 2015

In April, South Africa’s public corruption watchdog began investigating whether Canadian transit company Bombardier made illegal payments to a


Assessing the auto parts inquiry in Canada
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • January 20 2014

In an article contributed to the 2012 Cartel Workshop in Vancouver, I discussed (among other things) the status of the auto parts inquiry in Canada