Lawsuits and Conflicts and Budgets! Oh my!

By: Paul Emanuelli and Lisa Kuechler

This week, our Media Monitoring Team is following the launching of a class action lawsuit over the Phoenix payroll boondoggle, the challenging of the Epic award and the NYPD being sued over the termination of a towing contract:

Class Action Launched Against Phoenix Payroll Boondoggle
https://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/quebec-judge-authorizes-lawsuit-against-the-federal-government-over-phoenix-1.3902057

Cerner Challenges Epic Award in Conflict of Interest Review
https://www.healthdatamanagement.com/news/ethics-commission-to-review-ui-health-ehr-award-to-epic

Delay in Parliament Construction Project Could Cost $130 Million
http://edmontonjournal.com/news/politics/one-year-delay-in-parliament-hill-renovation-could-cost-140-million-documents-show/wcm/8067e8cb-b8c3-4106-b9d3-ba04a47854ab

Contractor Faces “Serious Consequences” Over Delays in Edmonton LRT Line
http://edmontonjournal.com/news/local-news/new-details-emerge-on-metro-line-lrt-signals-as-contract-deadline-looms

Winnipeg Adopts Local Preference For Below-Treaty Purchasing
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/winnipeg-buy-local-proposal-1.4636553

Remote School Board’s Lighting Bids Come in Double the Budget
http://www.saultstar.com/2018/04/21/board-zapped-by-lighting-cost-tender

NYPD Sued Over Towing Contract Termination
http://www.silive.com/news/2018/04/staten_island_towing_company_s.html

 

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