Court Awards Lost Profits For Award to Non-Compliant Bid

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from Government Procurement, which is available for purchase. In its July 2014 decision in Cobalt Construction v. Kluane First Nation, the Yukon Territory Supreme Court proceeded by way of summary trial and found Kluane [...]

Manitoba Court Finds Bidder Liable for $500,000 for Failing to Honour Bid

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from Government Procurement, which is available for purchase. In its December 2011 decision in Manitoba Eastern Star Chalet Inc. v. Dominion Construction Co., the Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench found a bidder liable for [...]

Lack of Trade Certification Fatal to Federal Bid

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from Government Procurement, which is available for purchase. In its December 2011 determination in Dymech Engineering Inc. v. Department of Public Works and Government Services, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal upheld the government’s decision [...]

Low Bidder Forfeits Bid Bond After Failing to Close

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its June 1997 decision in City of Wildwood v. Gibbs & Register Inc., the Florida Fifth District Court of [...]