Agenda - September 18th, 2019

   9:00

Welcome and Introduction by PBLI

   9:05

Chair's Welcome and Introduction

 

Sarah Batut

Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

 

   9:10

Legal Update

 

Shauna Towriss

Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

 

  • Case law update
  • Land Owner Transparency Act

 

   9:50

Questions and Discussion

  10:00

Refreshment Adjournment

  10:15

Real Estate Development Marketing Act (REDMA) Refresher

 

Mark V. Lewis

Bennett Jones LLP

 

  • Recent updates to REDMA
  • Condo and Strata Assignment Integrity Register and Policy Statement 16
  • Policy Statements 5 and 6 - practices and pitfalls
  • Marketing phased developments
  • Cases of interest

 

  11:00

Questions and Discussion

  11:10

Development on First Nation Lands

 

Jean Yuen

Boughton Law Corporation

 

  • Development of designated reserve lands under the Indian Act
  • Development of reserve lands under First Nations Land Management Act

 

  11:50

Questions and Discussion

  12:00

Networking Lunch

   1:00

Strata Property Act Update

 

Allyson Baker

Clark Wilson LLP

 

  • The 80% requirement
  • Litigating challenges: How have the courts responded?
  • Current issues

 

   1:45

Questions and Discussion

   1:55

Contractor Insolvency Issues and Builders Liens
 

David Curtis

Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

Vicki Tickle

McMillan LLP

 

  • The impact of contractor and subcontractor insolvencies
  • Managing claims of builders liens

 

   2:40

Questions and Discussion

   2:50

Refreshment Adjournment

   3:05 Crane Swing and Shoring Easements
 

Alex Fane

Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

 

Sarah McCalla

Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

 

  • City requirements
  • Negotiating with neighbours: Proactive tips & tricks
  • Janda Group Holdings: What a nuisance!

 

   3:50 Questions and Discussion
   4:00 Market Update
 

Sarah Batut

Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

 

Andrew Ramlo

Rennie Group

 

  • State of the market and impacts on development
  • Municipal and Provincial interventions
  • Rental housing measures

 

   4:45 Questions and Discussion
   4:55 Chair's Closing Remarks 
   5:00 Program Concludes