Subcontractors cannot successfully make a claim for unjust enrichment against owners.

Date:  April 2022 A recent Superior Court of Justice decision on the issue of costs reconfirmed the principle that subcontractors cannot make claims against owners in unjust enrichment because it would undermine the statutory scheme of the Construction Act. To succeed in an unjust enrichment claim, the plaintiff must prove (1) that the defendant was …

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