Seven Deadly Template Defects

By Paul Emanuelli This article was published in the December 2019 edition of Supply Professional magazine. Public institutions should tear down their antiquated “Contract A”-based tendering templates and roll out updated bidding documents that are based on the latest case law [...]

Global Newsreel for February 11, 2019

Trudeau Under Fire Over Interference Allegations, Former Ontario AG Calls for Police Investigation, and  Virtual Data Room Launched for Hudson Tunnel Project By Paul Emanuelli and Jenna Peacock In this week’s news, Trudeau is under fire over allegations of political interference in [...]

Purchasing Workshop in Kamloops, BC

We are pleased to announce that Paul Emanuelli will be presenting a two-day purchasing workshop in Kamloops, British Columbia, May 7-8, 2018. The workshop will include the following topics: Treaty Compliance Open and Fair Competition Anti-Avoidance Rules and Exemptions Debriefing [...]

Using Treaty-Compliant NRFPs [Recording Available]

While Canada’s new trade treaties have formally recognized Negotiated RFPs, many Canadian institutions were ahead of the adoption curve and have years of experience successfully deploying flexible formats in their major projects and day-to-day procurements. From early adopters to recent [...]