1157391 Ontario Inc. v. Ortiz 2020 Ont SCJ
Defendant owner wanted contractor to justify costs on a fixed price contract payable in stages of construction. The judge held this was unnecessary. The defendants had no right to convert a fixed price contract into a labour and material contract by their wishful thinking.
Written by Jonathan Speigel, the founding partner of Speigel Nichols Fox LLP, leads the litigation and construction practices.