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Forthcoming events

Join the Society for Construction Law North America (Prairies Chapter) as we review the leading appellate construction law decisions that have been released in the last year, with a particular focus on Western Canada. This presentation is an important update for anyone practicing law and for experts to understand as they prepare reports and testify. This presentation will be streamed live on June 23, 2021 at noon MST. The event will take approximately 1 hour which includes presentations by Mr. Michael Preston, McLean Armstrong LLP, Mr. David de Groot, Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP, Mr. Jason Roberts, Fillmore Riley LLP with time for questions afterwards from attendees. The event will be broadcast on Teams and the log in information will be sent out 3 hours before the event. We hope you can join us!
Construction experts introduce front-end project delivery concepts for young international construction arbitration practitioners.
Out of consideration of our panelists and members, and based upon feedback from those invited to speak, the SCLNA has decided to postpone our 2021 conference until July 6-8th 2022.  

Latest papers

This paper looks at the major project risks, discussing the following: Understanding the true project risks - time/program/liquidated damages/ prolongation, design, output guarantee, quality, cost…

This paper aims to identify aspects of the law, and of dispute resolution practice, which it is advisable for parties to construction contracts to keep in mind in relation to the managing of…

This paper looks at some of the advances in the use of technology over recent years including the use of supercomputers. It will review the latest advances in scheduling/ programming construction…