The Rise and Fall of Myles-Leger

The Rise and Fall of Myles-Leger

In a probing five-part series, running in The Telegram print edition June 14-19, reporter Ashley Fitzpatrick brings readers the saga of the spectacular rise and the equally spectacular fall of St. John's developer Myles-Leger. Here are stories from the series.

Law society targeted in Myles-Legér bankruptcy

June 14, 2014 - 4 h 45

The bankruptcy file remains open and creditors are still waiting to be paid.

Yet co-founders and brothers Bill and Randy Clarke maintain the process should never have started and company creditors...

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Article
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Local 4

Myles-Legér story begins with success

June 16, 2014 - 4 h 35

They incorporated Myles-Legér in 1999, using their middle names to create the name of the business.

The plan was to use Bill’s real estate experience alongside Randy’s business acumen and...

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Article
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Local 3
Myles-Legér story begins with success

Myles-Legér hit with construction claims

June 17, 2014 - 4 h 32

The company had a subsidiary, Myles-Legér Construction, taking on work that might otherwise have been subcontracted out.

It is not unheard of for development companies to have construction...

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Local
Myles-Legér hit with construction claims

Manufacturing missteps in Argentia

June 18, 2014 - 1 h 30

The stories bring back memories for Power of the morning he was locked out of his workplace in Argentia. He worked for Millennium Manufacturing, producing everything from kitchen doors to stair treads....

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Article
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Employment

Developer glittered, but was not gold

June 19, 2014 - 4 h 40

The change in attitude towards both the company and its leaders came with the bankruptcy, but also with the end of the company’s community involvement.

The tap was turned off for sports teams...

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Article
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Local 2
Developer glittered, but was not gold