Breaking Ground: MT Construction Law Western Canada

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May 12, 2020

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Do you know when your limitation period begins?

Troy Baril, Hasith Andrahennadi

An analysis of the discoverability requirements under Saskatchewan’s Limitations Act Across Canada, limitation periods are provincially governed by limitations legislation. In Saskatchewan, The Limitations Act, SS 2004 (the “Act”) creates a general rule: a claimant must commence a proceeding within...

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Owners’ set-off rights against Part B of the lien fund are contractual, not equitable

Bronwhyn Simmons, Leanna Olson

Recently the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench clarified that contractual set-off is available to an owner as against Part B of a lien fund even if the set-off amounts are unrelated to work performed by subcontractors that have registered liens,...

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