The recent Supreme Court of Canada decision in Tercon Contractors has owners re-examining their procurement practices. This extended breakfast will review the facts and outcome in the Tercon Contractors case, provide a refresher on the law of tenders/RFP’s, discuss the implications of Tercon, the exposure of both owners and of consultants handling the tender/RFP process and talk about various practical issues arising in the procurement process.
Our speaker, Marina Pratchett, is a partner at Fasken Martineau LLP. Her practice is in the area of construction and engineering law. She acts for major public and private owners and developers and large contractors and construction managers in respect of various types of projects including institutional, commercial, industrial, high-rise residential and infrastructure projects. She is also trained and acts as both an arbitrator and mediator of construction disputes.
Marina is a Director and past President of the BC Construction Roundtable.
Join us at this extended breakfast session to learn more about this timely topic.
Thursday, June 17, 2010
This event is generously sponsored by: