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December 16, 2015

Supreme Court of Canada Clarifies Builders’ Lien Legislation.

In the Q4 2015 edition of Piling CanadaKirk A. Vilks writes about a decision, Olson (Stuart) Dominion Construction Ltd. v. Structal Heavy Steel, made by Manitoba Court of Appeal that has now been reviewed and upheld by the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC). While the SCC upheld the decision, they also provided some additional comments that will help guide contractors who wish to avoid providing double security for a subcontractor’s lien.