Building Magazine


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Legal


  • Feature Building

    A Rose by Any Other Name

    July 4, 2016 by Jeffrey W. Lem and Megan J. Lem

    The Supreme Court of Canada confirms that penalty interest remains illegal even if characterized as a foregone discount on prompt payment.

  • Feature Real Estate

    Security Deposit Insecurity

    April 21, 2016 by Melissa McBain

    A new Alberta Court of Appeal decision should remind landlords that there is actually very little “security” in a “security deposit.”

  • Feature Real Estate

    Second Look

    April 13, 2016 by Gregory G. Southam and Gabriella Lombardi

    Ontario Court of Appeal rules on assignment of lease by tenant

  • Feature Real Estate

    Avoiding Legal Robbery

    September 2, 2015 by Monica Pak

    When it comes to civil forfeiture in Canada, what you don’t know could hurt you.

  • BC Court Of Appeal upholds Borden Ladner Gervais construction insurance win

    August 18, 2015 by

    A unanimous panel of the British Columbia Court of Appeal upheld the BC Supreme Court decision to award $9-million in construction insurance coverage to the clients of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG), Acciona Infrastructure Canada and Lark Projects. At issue