• Tercon Contractors Ltd. v. British Columbia (Ministry Of Transportation and Highways)
  • March 24, 2010 | Authors: Yvan Houle; Ian J. Houston; Patricia L. Morrison; Kevin P. Nearing; Jeffrey D. Vallis
  • Law Firms: Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Montreal Office ; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Toronto Office ; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Calgary Office ; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Ottawa Office ; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Calgary Office
  • Historically, Canadian courts have attempted to protect the integrity of the tendering process by implying an obligation that all bidders must be treated equally and fairly. Owners who breach that duty of fairness, including awarding contracts to non-compliant bidders, have been sanctioned through damages awards that include lost profits.