When Owners are not "Owners"01-Jul-10
An article on the topic of loopholes in lien liability, written by McLennan Ross lawyer Jim Lebo, Q.C. and student-at-law Andrea Swabuk, was published in the May/June issue of Construction Business.
"Two recent decisions of the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench suggest a gap in the lien liability of owners in Alberta who have work performed on their property that would otherwise be subject to lien claims. These decisions should be of particular concern to contractors, especially those working on new development construction."
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