Miller Thomson 2018 Montréal Construction Law Conference

March 20, 2018 | Louis-Michel Tremblay, Yannick Forget, Guy Gilain, Andréanne Sansoucy, Lampros Stougiannos, Alexia Magneron, Jasmin Lefebvre, Marie-Catherine Ayotte, Nathalie Durocher, Mary Delli Quadri, Normand D’Amour, Anik Pierre-Louis, Karine Carrier, Vicky Berthiaume, Marie-Hélène Tremblay, Chantal Joubert, Anne-Frédérique Bourret, Stephan H. Trihey, Gerry Argento, Claudia Desjardins Bélisle, Daphnée Beauchamp | Montréal

Featuring: claims, blockchain, quantification of damages, insurance, AMF, tax, cannabis and more!

Join us on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 for a daylong conference intended for all construction and real estate sector stakeholders and keep appraised of the most recent developments in your industry.

New this year, our speakers will discuss related industry topics which have an impact on your daily operations, including your relationships with the tax authorities, the legalization of cannabis as well as insurance, real estate and environmental matters.

Please note  that all speeches will be delivered in French.


Cost: Free


Reception and breakfast

A review of recent case law in the area of tenders
Louis-Michel Tremblay and Yannick Forget

Claims for delays which occur during performance of the work
Guy Gilain and Andréanne Sansoucy

BIM, blockchain and smart contracts: The future of the construction industry?
Lampros Stougiannos and Alexia Magneron

Coffee break

Basic principles with respect to the quantification of damages
Jasmin Lefebvre and Marie-Catherine Ayotte

You are being sued! Do’s and Don’ts regarding your insurance coverage
Nathalie Durocher and Mary Delli Quadri

The act which establishes the Autorité des marchés publics: What’s new?
Normand D’Amour and Anik Pierre-Louis

Recent jurisprudential developments in construction law
Karine Carrier and Vicky Berthiaume

12:15 p.m.
Networking lunch

Your relationships with tax authorities: Maximize your practices to reduce your tax assessment risks
Marie-Hélène Tremblay

New housing development structures and their related environmental impacts
Chantal Joubert and Anne-Frédérique Bourret

Recent developments regarding the liability of construction professionals
Stephan H. Trihey and Gerry Argento

Cannabis on construction sites: Employers are concerned
Claudia Desjardins Bélisle and Daphnée Beauchamp



Québec Bar: 6 hours
ChAD : 6 PDUs (Administration / Insurance Techniques / Law)
Other professional corporations: An attendance register will be maintained to confirm, if applicable, that you have completed this training event.


Event dates

March 20, 2018

Event location

Hyatt Regency Montréal

1255 Jeanne-Mance Street
Montréal (Québec) H5B 1E5