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What fair is fair? The duty of fairness owed to RFP proponents
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • June 11 2015

If a government institution does not follow a written policy when conducting its RFP procedure, proponents may want to turn to the courts. But what

Public contracting and anti-corruption: Québec lowers the contract value threshold for requiring prior authorization to enter service contracts and subcontracts with public bodies
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • June 12 2015

On June 10, 2015, an Order in Council was published by the Government of Québec reducing the threshold from $5 million to $1 million for

Doing business in Canada - a practical guide
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • November 3 2014

The progressive global liberalization of international trade and investment has generated new opportunities to expand business activities across

Parkland dedication: “how low can you go?”
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • February 5 2015

In the modern urban environment, parks and public recreational facilities are things that can be both greatly appreciated and taken for granted. We

Ten plus pointers for drafting procurement documents
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • January 26 2015

In Canada, tendering law is a Contract AContract B analysis. The framework was first established in R. (Ont.) v. Ron Engineering and Construction

Contracting authorization from the AMF: reduction in threshold for service contracts
  • Lavery de Billy LLP
  • Canada
  • June 26 2015

Last June 10, the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) announced that the floor amount for obtaining a public contract dealing with services without

Proposal to allow LDCs to provide street lighting and sentinel lighting services, maintenance and repair.
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 4 2013

On July 2, 2013 the Ministry of Energy posted a proposal to the Environmental Registry to amend Ontario Regulation 16199 to allow distributors to

The Act respecting contracting by public bodies: a new Quebec procurement paradigm?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 5 2012

The province of Québec has long regulated the procurement of public services and construction contracts through the Act respecting contracting by public bodies

Tendering law: a call for a return to our roots
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • August 22 2012

The purpose of this paper is to make some observations from the perspective of a project lawyer on the Canadian law of tender as it has developed over the past 30 years since the Supreme Court of Canada’s seminal decision in R. v. Ron Engineering & Construction (Eastern) Ltd. (“Ron Engineering”

Shining a light on payments to governments
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • Australia, Canada, European Union, USA
  • May 27 2015

Over the last few years, a number of key jurisdictions have adopted regulations requiring companies engaged in natural resource extraction activities