- THE OAA
- NEWS & EVENTS
- PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES
- PUBLIC RESOURCES
- DISCOVER AN ARCHITECT
The use of an architect’s documents without permission from the architect (author) is a copyright infringement relating to the unauthorized use and / or reproduction of an “artistic work”, as defined by the copyright act;
I am sure there are many similar stories that could be told by those who have been in the business for a while. This is part of my story...
Drawings are created in order to convey information. They are however, not the only way to do so. Information can be conveyed using any means perceptible to human senses...
In simple terms, online procurement is a process using an electronic medium or platform through which buyers and suppliers of goods and services exchange information, data, files, etc. pertaining to goods and services to be procured by a buyer and to be supplied by interested suppliers
If architects have not been the payment certifier from the start of the project, they cannot certify substantial performance, but the owner and contractor may do so upon mutual agreement.