Construction Delays and Cost Overruns in 2021: Supply Chain Issues, Concurrent Delays and Scheduling
Contractors, Subs, Developers, Owners: Identifying, Assessing, and Mitigating Project Impacts
Recording of a 90-minute CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will advise construction counsel on the continued impact of COVID-19 construction projects and the legal implications that may arise from business interruptions due to the global supply chain's erratic status. The panel will address counsel for various construction stakeholders who can handle concurrent delays and scheduling issues and determine the best practices for mitigating the impact the pandemic has had on construction projects.
- Construction delays
- Supply chain issues
- Owner concerns
- Contractor concerns
- Concurrent delays
- Schedule updates
The panel will review these and other relevant topics:
- What are the key delay and suspension principles that apply in connection with COVID-19 impacts?
- What common law doctrines may excuse performance failures triggered by supply chain disruptions, economic shocks, and other COVID-19 impacts?
- What is a concurrent delay, and how does it impact construction projects?
- How can counsel revise documentation to reflect schedule updates?
Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt
With more than 20 years of experience, Mr. Rosen represents clients in all aspects of public and private construction... | Read More
With more than 20 years of experience, Mr. Rosen represents clients in all aspects of public and private construction projects throughout the U.S, which includes a full range of transactional matters relating to construction and development, with a focus on preparing and negotiating complex construction contracts. He advises real estate developers, landlords, contractors and asset managers on construction management agreements, development agreements, license agreements with adjoining property owners, and agreements between owners and design professionals. Mr. Rosen has authored a number of articles for the trade publication Construction Executive, including tips for drafting construction contracts, how to navigate construction agreements during COVID-19, and how to terminate construction contracts.Close
Tara L. Ward
Ms. Ward counsels and represents government contractors and subcontractors on a broad range of government contracting... | Read More
Ms. Ward counsels and represents government contractors and subcontractors on a broad range of government contracting issues, including bid protests, contract claims and disputes, multiple award schedule contracting, subcontracting issues, and compliance with government investigations, audits, and ethics and procurement integrity laws. She prosecutes and defends bid protests before the U.S. Government Accountability Office, the Court of Federal Claims, federal government agencies, and state and local administrative entities. Ms. Ward represents government contractors in disputes with the federal government, including claims under the Contract Disputes Act and appeals of contracting officer final decisions to the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals and the Civilian Board of Contract Appeals, among other matters. She is a professorial lecturer in law at George Washington Law School.Close