Everything You Need to Know About Filing a Lien Under the Construction Lien Act

The construction sector is a massive industry in Canada, employing approximately 1.2 million men and women or 7.1 of the Canadian workforce. The construction industry in Ontario, in particular, is a multibillion-dollar-industry that imports billions of dollars per year, more than half of which come from the United States. If U.S. based businesses are selling …

Uncovering and Preventing Occupational Fraud in Canada’s Construction Industry

From diverted funds to padded bills, construction firms lose money to fraud perpetrated by employees, contractors, subcontractors, and venture partners each and every day. In fact, the Associated of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) and Dr. Dominic Peltier-Rivest, Ph.D., M.Acc., CFE of Concordia University, Montreal estimated that the median loss to occupational fraud in the Canadian …