Condominium Law in Quebec II

Several new regulations in the field of condominium management have been introduced recently in particular in the field of records management. This course explores the rules and regulations affecting condominium management, such as the Security Code, Home Warranty, tax rules, city bylaws, fee recovery, labor law and corporate law as applied to condominiums. In addition, the rules of professional conduct and ethics for condominium managers and directors will be discussed. Students will integrate the knowledge acquired in both Condominium Law in Quebec and Condominium Law II courses by applying it to practical cases from jurisprudence and their own professional experience.

  Date

Day & Time

Fees
In class section # 781

26 Oct - Nov 30

Thursdays, 6-9 pm

(Oct 26; Nov 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)


+ 2 Saturdays, 9 am- 4 pm

(Sat Nov 4 & 18)

Regular course fee: $995*
OAAQ (ADMA) member fee: $846*
McGill Alumni fee: $846*

Online section
 # 782

* Fees for non-credit courses apply


Registration

This course is part of the Certificate in Condominium Management program. For more information, click here.

If you wish to register for an individual course without being admitted to the program, please contact us:
Phone: at 514-398-6200
Email: pdregistrations [at] mcgill.ca  
Address: 688 Sherbrooke St. West, 11th floor


Outline

· Fiduciary duties & ethics for directors and managers
 
· Liability - Managers (E & O) and Directors (D & O)
· Security Code
 
· Warranty Plans management
 
· Human Rights and Freedoms
· Recent jurisprudence in condominium law – part 1
 
· Taxation: foreign owners, municipal tax (assessment, disputes, etc.)
· City Bylaws: uses and locations, use of public space
 
· Health and social services: Hazardous materials, asbestos, environment, aging, fire safety, etc.
· Labour law: your responsibilities to your employees, salaried or self-employed
 
· Corporate Law: Registration and legal publicity, registrar, secretary of assembly
 
· Collection : basic processes, legal mortgage, bankruptcy of a co-owner
 
· Alternative Dispute Resolution
· Recent jurisprudence in condominium law – part 2


Instructor

Nicolas Handfield

 


    Payment

    For more information on fees, please visit the Student Accounts website.


    Third Party Sponsorship

    If you have an agreement with your employer whereby the company should be billed directly for your course fees, please refer here for instructions on initiating a Third Party Sponsorship.

    Instructions: Third party billing procedure


    Application deadline

    One week (7 calendar days) before the first class.

    If you missed the registration deadline, please contact us at 514-398-5454 or at pd.conted [at] mcgill.ca


    Course Drop/Withdrawal Policy

    • Any time prior to the 1st class: Course Drop Period with Full Refund.
    • After the 1st and before the 2nd class: Course Drop Period with Refund minus $20 fee.
    • After the 2nd class: Course Withdrawal with No Refund.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Are there any pre-requisites for this course?
    There are no pre-requisites for this course. Students are expected to have access to the Internet.

    Do I need to purchase any course material?
    No the cost of the material is included in the course fee. All material will be provided during the course.

    Are there any additional recommended readings?
    Any additional recommended readings will be suggested by your instructor in class.

    Where is my class being held?
    Classes are held on the McGill Downtown Campus. Click here here for a map of the McGill campus. The McGill School of Continuing Studies will send you a confirmation of your classroom location prior to the start of the course.

    Can I take this course without being evaluated?
    If you do not wish to be evaluated, you can fill out a Request for Non-Evaluation form at the Department prior to the second class. Your McGill transcript will show a grade of NE (Not evaluated). You will find the Request for Non-Evaluation form here. Note that students who request non-evaluation will not receive are not eligible neither for the certificate in condominium management nor an attestation of successful completion.