Construction Lien Amendment Act 2017

Wednesday February 28, 2018 - 7:30 PM


Location: Courtyard by Marriott- 65 Minthorn Blvd., Thornhill, Ontario





The presentation will focus on the major changes to the 1983 Construction Lien Act, how the revised Act operates, the timing of enforcement of specific clauses and sections of the revised Act and changes that will have to be made throughout the construction industry and engineering profession in order to comply.

- New timelines for liens and holdback release
- New “Prompt Payment” provisions
- New Trust provisions
- New targeted adjudication

leonard finegold

Leonard Finegold practises exclusively in the area of construction law, representing the interests of owners, mortgagees, developers, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, architects and engineers. His areas of expertise include construction liens, contract development and negotiation, breach of trust claims, delay claims, occupational health and safety issues, mediation, arbitration and litigation.
Leonard brings unique, valuable insights to construction-related matters and often acts as a sounding board to senior construction executives.
Leonard is a Founding Fellow of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers and is a former co-chairman of the General Contractors Section of the Toronto Construction Association. He is a frequent speaker and noted author on construction law issues for industry and legal professionals.

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Jennifer Lu, M.Eng.
Program Committee Volunteer – PEO York Chapter
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