Condominium corporations undertaking construction projects should be aware of their obligations pursuant to the Occupational Health and Safety Act and, specifically, recent amendments to the regulation requiring occupational health and safety awareness training. The regulation imposes obligations on “employers” for construction projects. Condominium corporations may be considered an “employer”, which includes someone who contracts for…
Can the initial board of directors appointed by a condo developer turn around and insulate the very same condo developer from liability if, say, the common elements are constructed deficiently? In a recent decision that is bound to upset current and future unit owners, the Ontario Court of Appeal essentially said the answer is yes….
Jason Rivait wrote an article that appeared in the Winter 2014 issue of Condo Voice. In the piece he discusses the push for new regulations to tackle the effects of short-term rental accommodation.
Thank you to all who attended our Real Estate Group Groundhog Day Blues Bash on Thursday, February 5, 2015.