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The Service Economy and Sustainable Development

Can a contractual relationship be a part of a sustainable development approach? Every day, we are faced with our responsibility to respect our environment. This responsibility is all the more important for producers and entrepreneurs who must combine profitability, productivity and eco-responsibility! In general, companies must be part of a sustainable development approach if they…

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Determining the Construction Delivery Date

Among the pivotal stages of a construction project, the end of the work is definitely one of the most significant, but determining this date is not always simple or easy. In fact, determining the exact moment the work will be done is fundamental for the architects, engineers, material suppliers, workers, contractors or sub-contractors benefiting from…

Do you have a “problematic” tenant?
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Do you have a “problematic” tenant?

Here are 4 important things to consider when facing this challenge : Is your tenant constantly making noise and disturbing your other tenants? Have they changed the locks without giving you a copy of the key? Are they conducting unauthorized renovations or construction? Are they neglecting your property to the point that it has become…

The Evaluation Clause: An Essential Tool
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The Evaluation Clause: An Essential Tool

Small and medium-size business owners can always benefit from entering into a shareholder agreement. The agreement makes it possible to regulate the internal functioning of the company far beyond what is generally found in the internal regulations. The shareholders’ agreement also provides a mechanism for the sale, purchase or redemption of shares in various circumstances….

Your Commercial Lease – Best Practices
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Your Commercial Lease – Best Practices

Nowadays, we talk a lot about virtual companies whose presence is limited to the Web. But for most businesses, there is still a need to occupy a commercial space. Even virtual companies need to provide space for their merchandise and employees! In a time where it is unlikely (although not impossible) for a business to…