Elyse Calvi

Associate | Vaughan


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Construction Project Disputes and the New Interim Adjudication Provisions – What Parties to a Construction Project Need to Know

The new interim adjudication provisions under Section 13 of Ontario’s Construction Lien Act (now called the Construction Act) (the “Act”) are scheduled to take effect on October 1, 2019. The Act’s new interim adjudication provisions were introduced in an effort...


Know Where You Stand: Priorities Under the Ontario Construction Act

In 2016, the Ontario government released Striking the Balance: Expert Review of Ontario’s Construction Lien Act, which proposed substantive changes to Ontario’s construction legislation. Ontario adopted the majority of the review’s proposed amendments and Ontario’s Construction Lien Act has since...


Changes to the Ontario Construction Act – What Lenders Need to Know

The first wave of changes to Ontario’s Construction Lien Act (now called the Construction Act) (the “Act”) came into force on July 1, 2018. Lenders in the construction industry should be aware of the Act’s new provisions, which, amongst other...