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Daubert/Frye Motions in Construction Litigation: Navigating Standards for Expert Witnesses...
Effective Approaches to Raise or Defend a Challenge to the Admission of Expert Testimony
December 7, 2017 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an analysis of how courts apply the Daubert/Frye standards (and comparable state standards) to the presentation of expert testimony in construction disputes. The panel will outline effective approaches to raise or defend a challenge to the admission of expe... Read More

Speakers:  Timothy L. Pierce, Partner, K&L Gates Jason L. Richey, Partner, K&L Gates Justin L. Weisberg, Partner, K&L Gates

Additional Insured Coverage in Construction Contracts and Interplay With Contractual Indem...
December 21, 2017 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide attendees with a review of key issues in additional insured (AI) coverage, the interrelationship between contractual indemnification and AI coverage, and best practices to maximize AI coverage and for insurers to minimize exposure. Read More

Speakers:  James P. Bobotek, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

2017 Changes to AIA Contract Documents: What Construction Lawyers Need to Know
Insurance and Bonds Exhibit, New Owner-Contractor Documents, New Owner-Architect Agreement...
November 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explain key modifications to the AIA Construction Contracts Documents which were released in 2017. The panel will devote significant attention to the creation of the Insurance and Bonds Exhibit. Read More

Speakers:  Michelle A. Schaap, Member, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi Scott W. Lichtenstein, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi

Construction Property Damage Claims: CGL Exclusions K, L and M, and Products-Completed Ope...
November 8, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the scope of the CGL exclusions for property damage in the context of construction claims, the applicability of products-completed operations hazard coverage, how the exclusion has been applied by courts, and best practices for formulating arguments for or against cover... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Adelstein, Partner, Kirwin Norris Matthew J. Devereux, Partner, Tressler Kristine M. Sorenson, Partner, Walker Wilcox Matousek

Coverage Pitfalls for Additional Insureds: Interplay With SIRS and "Other Insurance Provis...
September 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss key pitfalls facing AIs in ensuring adequate coverage, including the presence of a self-insured retention (SIR) in the named insured's policy, the impact of "other insurance" provisions in the named insured's policies, and the interpretation of the insuring clause in th... Read More

Speakers:  Lawrence D. (Larry) Mason, Partner, Goldberg Segalla John J. McLeod, Shareholder, McLeod Law Group Matthew G. Jeweler, Counsel, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Dawn A. Silberstein, Of Counsel, Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker

Structuring Construction Contract Insurance, Indemnification and Limitations on Liability...
Negotiating Key Provisions to Allocate Risk and Minimize Exposure
August 2, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with approaches for crafting insurance and indemnification provisions as well as negotiation strategies to effectively mitigate risk. Read More

Speakers:  Joann M. Lytle, Partner, McCarter & English Katie Pfeifer, Of Counsel, Dorsey & Whitney David Taubenfeld, Partner, Haynes & Boone

Construction Contract Waivers of Subrogation, Indemnity and Contribution
Navigating the Complexities and Pitfalls of Waiver Provisions for Contractors, Owners and...
July 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with a review of the validity and effect of waiver of subrogation, indemnification and contribution clauses in construction contracts, how courts interpret waiver provisions, and the impact on all parties to the contract. Read More

Speakers:  William E. Kelley, Jr., Partner, Drewry Simmons Vornehm Peter Martin, Partner, Martin & Martin Law

Construction Subcontractor Default Insurance: Maximizing SDI Coverage and Streamlining the...
Evaluating SDI as Risk Mitigation Vehicle, Minimizing Pitfalls of SDI Policies Covering Co...
May 31, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss construction subcontractor default insurance (SDI) as an alternative to performance bonds, the factors that should be considered in weighing SDI as an acceptable vehicle for performance risk protection, and best practices to maximize SDI coverage and streamline the clai... Read More

Speakers:  Michael S. McNamara, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Masaki James (Saki) Yamada, Partner, Ahlers & Cressman

Builders Risk and Liability Coverage: Navigating the Interplay for Construction Accidents...
Reconciling Overlapping Exclusions, Other Insurance Provisions, Primary vs. Excess Policie...
May 2, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel for construction owners and contractors with an analysis of the interplay between builder's risk and CGL insurance for construction projects. The panel will discuss how they work in tandem, but also focus on the specific challenging issues and uncertainty counse... Read More

Speakers:  John H. Podesta, Partner, Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker Robert V. Closson, Shareholder, Hirsch Closson Michael V. Pepe, Esq., Saxe Doernberger & Vita Dawn A. Silberstein, Of Counsel, Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker

Construction OCIP/CCIP Insurance Programs: Potential Coverage Gaps and Other Coverage Pitf...
Coordinating With Other Policies; Navigating Issues With Unenrolled Subs, Additional Insur...
April 4, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze some of the potential coverage gaps and other coverage pitfalls possible in owner controlled insurance program (OCIP) and contractor controlled insurance program (CCIP) policies, and practical steps that the wrap sponsor and subcontractors can take to prevent or limit r... Read More

Speakers:  Finley T. Harckham, Shareholder, Anderson Kill John R. Musitano, Jr., Partner, Cox Castle & Nicholson Larry P. Schiffer, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs (US)

Liability Claims Against Architects, Engineers and Construction Design Professionals
Navigating Evolving Theories of Liability and Defenses, Minimizing Risk Through Contract P...
March 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of the scope of risks facing architects, engineers and construction design professionals, discuss recent trends and developments in theories of liability and defenses, and provide proactive approaches to minimize the risk of liability through effec... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Adelstein, Partner, Kirwin Norris John D. Broghammer, Partner, Greve Clifford Wengel & Paras

Occurrences in Construction Defects Claims: Triggering Coverage and Interpreting Exclusion...
Navigating Divergent Court Views to Maximize Coverage or Limit Liability
February 23, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide insights to insurance counsel to policyholders and insurers on the legal theories of construction defects constituting "occurrences." The panel will outline best practices to evaluate construction defect coverage under CGL policies. Read More

Speakers:  Christopher C. French, Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, Penn State Law School Carl A. Salisbury, Partner, Bramnick Rodriguez Grabas Arnold & Mangan Britton D. Weimer, Founding Partner, Weimer & Weeding

Construction Defect Bad Faith Insurance Claims: Navigating Duty to Defend and Indemnify De...
Assessing Faulty Workmanship, Business Risk Exclusions, AI Issues, Failure to Settle Withi...
December 15, 2016 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

Allegations of bad faith claims handling often accompany insurance coverage disputes involving construction defect claims. This CLE webinar will walk attendees through current trends in bad faith claims arising out of such disputes, including defense/settlement and other claims handling issues. The... Read More

Speakers:  James P. Bobotek, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman John C. Bonnie, Partner, Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial

Navigating Performance Bonds, Subcontractor Default, and CGL Coverage for Defective Workma...
December 13, 2016 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide construction and insurance counsel with a review of the key differences between CGL insurance, performance bonds and subcontractor default insurance in covering risk for owners and contractors emanating from defective workmanship and property damages. The program will p... Read More

Speakers:  Michele Leo Hintson, Esq., Partner, Schumaker Loop & Kendrick Kirk D. Johnston, Partner, Smith Currie & Hancock Michael S. McNamara, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

Performance Bonds and CGL Insurance in Construction Projects: Navigating Interplay Between...
Minimizing Risks and Maximizing Recovery for Defective Workmanship and Property Damage
September 21, 2016 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will review the key differences between insurance and suretyship as well as the interplay between Commercial General Liability (CGL) policies and performance bonds for losses involving defective work and/or property damage. Our panel of experts will discuss best practices to minimiz... Read More

Speakers:  Marc A. Sanchez, Partner, Frantz Ward Patrick R. Kingsley, Chair, Construction, Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young

Construction Defect Indemnity Obligations Under CGL Policies: Identifying Covered vs. Non-...
Leveraging Insurance Coverage Arguments for Contractors, Subcontractors and Insurers
August 23, 2016 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss an insurer's indemnity obligations in construction defect claims and how to distinguish between covered and non-covered damages. The program will review the issues from the perspective of both the insurer and the general contractor or subcontractor. Read More

Speakers:  David M. Adelstein, Partner, Kirwin Norris Brendan Winslow-Nason, Member, Cozen O'Connor

Builder's Risk and CGL Insurance for Construction Projects: Mitigating Developer and Contr...
Evaluating Scope of Coverage, Covered Losses, Policy Exclusions, Additional Insured Endors...
August 2, 2016 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel for construction contractors and developers with an analysis of evolving coverage issues in builder's risk and CGL insurance for construction projects. The panel will discuss how these policies work to mitigate developer and contractor risks, the use of addition... Read More

Speakers:  Jennifer A. Cranston, Shareholder, Gallagher & Kennedy James M. Hoey, Partner, Clausen Miller John R. Musitano, Jr., Partner, Cox Castle & Nicholson

Construction Payment and Performance Bond Bad Faith Litigation: Bringing or Defending Clai...
June 30, 2016 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will instruct construction counsel how to bring or defend bad faith claims regarding performance and payment bonds in the construction arena. The program will discuss extra-contractual theories of liability that have been accepted and rejected by courts and provide perspectives of b... Read More

Speakers:  Patrick R. Kingsley, Chair, Construction, Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young Marc A. Sanchez, Partner, Frantz Ward

Construction Design and Defect Litigation: Using Daubert/Frye to Challenge Admissibility o...
May 3, 2016 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an analysis of how courts apply the Daubert standard to the presentation of expert testimony in construction disputes. The panel will outline effective approaches for using Daubert to challenge the admission of expert testimony. Read More

Speakers:  Michael P. O'Day, Partner, DLA Piper Nathan D. Sinning, Partner, Alston & Bird

Construction Defect Claims: Occurrences, Coverage Triggers and Exclusions Under CGL Polici...
Navigating Divergent Court Views to Maximize Coverage or Limit Liability
April 26, 2016 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide insights to counsel for contractors and insurers on the legal theories of construction defects constituting "occurrences". The panel will discuss the distinction between the approaches taken by courts, whether specific factual allegations are required to trigger the dut... Read More

Speakers:  Christopher C. French, Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, Penn State Law School Carl A. Salisbury, Partner, Bramnick Rodriguez Grabas Arnold & Mangan Britton D. Weimer, Partner, Jones Satre & Weimer

Construction Pollution Insurance Coverage
Analyzing Coverage Under Contractors Pollution Liability Policies, Navigating Pollution Ex...
March 1, 2016 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with an understanding of the scope of insurance coverage and definition of policy exclusions for pollution damages arising from construction activities, products and debris. The program will review of the scope of varying forms of the pollution cove... Read More

Speakers:  Finley T. Harckham, Shareholder, Anderson Kill Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry Peter J. Mintzer, Partner, Selman Breitman

Builders Risk Coverage: Navigating Hard and Soft Costs, Delay in Opening Expenses and Cons...
Strategies for Contractors and Insurers to Resolve Recurring and Costly Disputes
November 18, 2015 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE program will discuss the scope of coverage for builders risk insurance coverage, how to measure and prove construction delays, and the common areas of disputes between contractors and insurers such as defective design and workmanship, ensuing loss and length of delay. Read More

Speakers:  Dan Millea, Partner, Zelle Hofmann Voelbel & Mason Michael V. Pepe, Esq., Saxe Doernberger & Vita William D. Wilson, Partner, Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass

Construction Defect Insurance Claims: Policyholder and Insurer Perspectives
Navigating Occurrences, Triggers, Business Risk and Other Exclusions, Priority of Coverage...
November 3, 2015 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide construction and insurance counsel with a review of evolving insurance coverage issues and recent key case law developments in construction defects claims. The panel will outline best practices for counsel to parties on either side of a dispute to resolve construction d... Read More

Speakers:  Stephen S. Asay, Atty, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman James P. Bobotek, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

Construction Defect Claims: Impact of Horizontal vs. Vertical Exhaustion Rules on Multiple...
Navigating Allocation Among Contractor's Policies, Contractor and Subcontractor Policies,...
September 9, 2015 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss vertical vs. horizontal insurance coverage exhaustion in construction defect disputes. The program will analyze the impact of exhaustion on allocation between the contractor's primary and excess coverage, the priority of payment between the contractor and its subcontrac... Read More

Speakers:  Rebecca DiMasi, Partner, Buchanan Dimasi Dancy & Grabouski David G. Jordan, Partner, Saxe Doernberger & Vita John B. Wilson, Senior Vice President, Marsh Risk & Insurance Services

Construction Contracts: Best Practices for Payment, Changes and Damages Provisions
August 26, 2015 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar is for real estate development and construction principals, professionals, and attorneys who draft or review construction contracts. The panel will explain common pitfalls that arise when enforcing contracts and best practices to understand the risks, mitigate the risks, and resolve... Read More

Speakers:  Bradley L. Croft, Shareholder, Ruberto Israel & Weiner Eric A. Grasberger, Partner, Stoel Rives

Wrap Insurance for Construction Projects
Understanding Scope of Coverage and Resolving Coverage and Indemnification Disputes
August 5, 2015 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide insurance and real estate counsel with an analysis of the characteristics and function of wrap insurance programs, discuss their advantages and potential pitfalls, highlight critical coverage and exclusion issues, and outline solutions to thorny issues of indemnificatio... Read More

Speakers:  James P. Bobotek, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Susan Lange Smith, Senior Vice President, Marsh USA

Construction Insurance Claims: Consent Judgments and Coblentz Settlement Agreements
Navigating the Contours of Permissible Insured/Third Party Claimant Settlements vs. Unreas...
June 17, 2015 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the use of collaborative settlements between insured contractors and third-party plaintiffs as a strategy to pressure the contractor's insurer into indemnification after denying coverage. The panel will discuss the factors courts consider in deciding whether a settlemen... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Adelstein, Partner, Kirwin Norris Debbie S. Crockett, Esq., Cheffy Passidomo

Construction Insurance: Tendering Your Claim to the Correct Carrier, Understanding Carrier...
Navigating Indemnity, Contribution and Subrogation to Determine the Appropriate Liability...
February 18, 2015 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel to contractors and developers on allocation of defense and indemnity exposure between a contractor's direct coverage and additional insured coverage provided by subcontractors. The panel will focus on the interplay between subrogation and contributio... Read More

Speakers:  Theresa A. Guertin, Esq., Saxe Doernberger & Vita John H. Podesta, Partner, Murchison & Cumming

Construction Contract Insurance, Indemnification and Limitations on Liability Clauses
Structuring and Negotiating Key Provisions to Allocate Risk and Minimize Exposure
December 3, 2014 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with approaches for crafting insurance and indemnification provisions as well as negotiation strategies to effectively mitigate risk. Read More

Speakers:  Joann M. Lytle, Partner, McCarter & English Katie Pfeifer, Partner, Dorsey & Whitney David Taubenfeld, Partner, Haynes & Boone

Construction Subcontractor Default Insurance: A Viable Alternative to Performance Bonds?
Evaluating the Pros and Cons of SDI Insurance as a Risk Mitigation Vehicle for Contractual...
September 30, 2014 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss construction subcontractor default insurance (SDI) as a potential alternative to performance bonds, the key differences between SDI and surety bonds, the benefits and disadvantages of SDI, and the factors that should be considered in weighing SDI as an acceptable vehicl... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Adelstein, Partner, Kirwin Norris Scott R. Sleight, Atty, Ahlers & Cressman

Payment and Performance Surety Bonds in Construction Projects: Perspectives of Owners, Con...
Asserting and Defending Surety Bond Claims and Exploring a Cost Effective Alternative to P...
August 5, 2014 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with a review of payment and performance bond coverage issues. The panel will outline key aspects of bond disputes and discuss best practices to maximize recovery and protect interests in disputes. Read More

Speakers:  Michele Leo Hintson, Esq., Partner, Schumaker Loop & Kendrick Christopher L. McCloskey, Partner, Bricker & Eckler

Construction Defect Claims: Navigating the CGL Contractual Exclusion Amid Varying Court In...
Advocating Coverage From Perspectives of Commercial Developers, Design Professionals, Cont...
June 24, 2014 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel to construction companies and developers a historical view of CGL contractual liability exclusion and ISO form changes. The panel will explain the scope and applicability of the exclusion and its exceptions to construction defect claims, its impact on contractua... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Adelstein, Atty, The Barthet Firm Jonathan J. Kandel, Atty, Freeman Mathis & Gary Douglas P. Skelley, Member, Shidlofsky Law Firm

Construction Design Professional Insurance and Indemnity: Reconciling Coverage With Contra...
Assessing Indemnification, Additional Insured and Other Service Provider Agreement Terms t...
February 4, 2014 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will review scope of coverage in PLI and CGL policies for design professionals, analyze coverage triggers, covered damages and exclusions, and discuss reconciling policy provisions with performance standards, indemnity, additional insured and other service agreement terms to minimiz... Read More

Speakers:  John D. Broghammer, Partner, Greve Clifford Wengel & Paras William E. Kelley, Atty, Drewry Simmons Vornehm

Design Professional Liability in Construction: Minimizing Risk Through Contract Terms
Defining Scope of Liability, Evaluating Risks of Project Delivery Models, and Leveraging A...
December 3, 2013 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of recent court decisions addressing the scope of design professional liability, discuss the impact of the latest project delivery models on liability, and outline proactive approaches to minimize the risk of liability, including effective contract... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Adelstein, Partner, Kirwin Norris John D. Broghammer, Partner, Greve Clifford Wengel & Paras William E. Kelley, Atty, Drewry Simmons Vornehm

Payment and Performance Surety Bonds in Construction Projects
Asserting and Defending Surety Bond Claims and Exploring a Cost Effective Alternative for...
August 15, 2013 CLE

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with a review of payment and performance bond coverage issues. The panel will outline key aspects of bond disputes, and offer best practices to maximize recovery and protect interests in disputes. Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan Burwood, Partner, Hinshaw Culbertson Lawrence Melton, Partner, Nexsen Pruet

Additional Insured and Contractual Indemnity Coverage in Commercial and Construction Contr...
Reconciling Contractual Obligations With Policy Terms to Maximize Coverage
August 7, 2013 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide insurance counsel with a review of key issues in additional insured (AI) coverage, the interrelationship between contractual indemnification and AI coverage, best practices to maximize AI coverage, and the use of AI and contractual indemnification in construction contra... Read More

Speakers:  Joann M. Lytle, Partner, McCarter English Charles J. Reitmeyer, Assistant General Counsel, Aramark Clinton S. Hein, Senior Associate, Goldberg & Connolly

Building Information Modeling Technology: Identifying and Mitigating Legal Risks
Evaluating BIM's Impact on Construction Projects, Potential Liability and Contracting Issu...
July 30, 2013 CLE

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel representing owners, architects and contractors using building information modeling (BIM) technology. The panel will discuss potential legal risks with BIM and approaches to minimize risk, including contracting, licensing, information management and... Read More

Speakers:  Joel L. Halverson, Member, Severson & Werson Theodore D. Levin, Partner, Morris Polich & Purdy Clark T. Thiel, Partner, Jones Day

Construction Claims: Effective Discovery Tactics
Best Practices for Document Collection, Review and Production
June 26, 2013 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide construction litigators in managing complex discovery issues in construction claims, including electronic and paper document collection, review and production. Read More

Speakers:  Andrew L. Greene, Partner, Perkins Coie Brendan J. Peters, Partner, Perkins Coie

Construction Projects and ADA Accessibility Compliance
Drafting Design and Construction Contracts to Manage ADA Risks
May 21, 2013 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will update construction counsel on the latest ADA requirements applicable to new and modified construction projects. The panel will provide guidance for drafting design and construction contract provisions to minimize the risks of noncompliance with ADA requirements. Read More

Speakers:  Jean Weil, Partner, Weil & Drage Eric A. Grasberger, Partner, Stoel Rives

Alternative Delivery Construction Projects: Assuring Performance and Minimizing Risk
Leveraging Letter of Credit, Bond and Insurance Options for Traditional and Non-traditiona...
March 6, 2013 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with an overview of the alternative construction project delivery methods, their inherent risks, and how to evaluate traditional options to hedge against non-performance in non-traditional construction contracts. Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan J. Dunn, Partner, Sedgwick Marilyn Klinger, Partner, Sedgwick

Construction Professional Services Agreements
Structuring Key Provisions, Anticipating Common Areas of Dispute, and Streamlining Contrac...
January 23, 2013 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with guidance for crafting key provisions in construction professional services agreements (PSAs). The panel will discuss clauses that should be carefully negotiated in the agreements and strategies to avoid common drafting pitfalls and resolve contr... Read More

Speakers:  Bruce H. Schoumacher, Shareholder, Querrey & Harrow Stanley A. Martin, Partner, Duane Morris Vincent W. King, Attorney at Law, Vincent W. King

LEED Contracting: Latest Developments
Minimizing Liability Through Effective Green Building Contracts and Insurance Coverage
November 27, 2012 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel for architects, contractors and building owners to identify and minimize LEED certification litigation risks. The panel will provide best practices to mitigate risk during construction contract negotiation and drafting--and when evaluating insurance coverage. Read More

Speakers:  Bruce W. Merwin, Partner, Haynes and Boone James d'Entremont, Partner, Moore Thompson and Lee

Design Professional Insurance: Evaluating Coverage and Contractual Risks
Reconciling Indemnification, Additional Insured and Other Terms of the Service Provider Ag...
November 15, 2012 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will review scope of coverage in PLI and CGL policies; analyze coverage triggers, covered damages and exclusions; and discuss reconciling policy provisions with performance standards, indemnity, additional insured and other service agreement terms to minimize risks to the design pro... Read More

Speakers:  William E. Kelley, Atty, Drewry Simmons Vornehm John D. Broghammer, Partner, Greve Clifford Wengel & Paras

Builder's Risk Insurance for Construction Projects: Legal Issues
Evaluating Scope of Coverage, Policy Exclusions and Coverage Extensions and Sub-Limits
June 6, 2012 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel for construction contractors and developers with an analysis of evolving coverage issues in builder's risk insurance and recent case law developments. The panel will outline best practices for counsel to structure coverage and resolve coverage disputes that aris... Read More

Speakers:  Michael S. McNamara, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Melissa C. Lesmes, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

LEED Certification Litigation: Emerging Risks
Minimizing Liability Through Green Building Contracts and Effective Insurance Coverage
December 20, 2011 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel for architects, contractors and building owners to identify and minimize LEED certification litigation risks. The panel will provide best practices to mitigate risk during construction contract negotiation and drafting--and when evaluating insurance coverage. Read More

Speakers:  Patrick J. Perrone, Partner, K&L Gates Bruce W. Merwin, Partner, Haynes and Boone Bradley S. Carson, Haynes and Boone James d'Entremont, Partner, Moore Thompson and Lee

Construction Defect Damages Claims
Proving or Defending Damages For Latent and Patent Defects
November 15, 2011 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to construction counsel on effective approaches for proving or defending against claims for construction defect damages. The panel will also outline best practices to minimize liability for construction defects during contract negotiations. Read More

Speakers:  Daniel G. Rosenberg, Partner, K&L Gates James K. (Keith) Ramsey, Holland & Knight

Insurance Coverage for Design-Build Construction Projects
Maximizing CGL, PLI and AI Coverage to Mitigate Risks for D-B Contractors
September 15, 2011 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will offer counsel to design-build construction projects a review of scope of coverage in commercial general liability, professional liability and umbrella policies. The panel will discuss coverage triggers, covered damages, exclusions and policy conditions and offer best practices... Read More

Speakers:  Stephen D. Palley, Principal, Ober | Kaler John Hunt, Counsel, Forest City Ratner Timothy E. Delahunt, Partner, Kenney Shelton Liptak Nowak

Construction Delay Claims: Proving and Defending Damages
Litigating Disputes Over Design Changes, Differing Site Conditions and Other Sources of De...
August 9, 2011 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to construction counsel on effective strategies for proving or defending claims for construction delay damages. The panel will also outline best practices to minimize construction delay litigation. Read More

Speakers:  Timothy L. Pierce, Partner, K&L Gates Robert A. Meynardie, Partner, Meynardie & Nanney Stanley A. Martin, Partner, Duane Morris

Integrated Project Delivery Agreements in Construction Contracting
Crafting IPD Contracts Using the AIA and ConsensusDOCS Forms
July 13, 2011 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to construction counsel for evaluating whether and when to use the AIA or ConsensusDOCs form documents for integrated project delivery (IPD) agreements. The panel will explain the key features of the forms and discuss issues that frequently arise during contrac... Read More

Speakers:  Patrick J. O'Connor, Partner, Faegre & Benson Scott R. Sleight, Partner, Ahlers & Cressman Richard M. Shapiro, Partner, Farella Braun & Martel Howard Goldberg, Principal, Goldberg Besche & Banks

Drafting Records Retention Policies for Construction Projects
Implementing Document Management Policies to Mitigate Risks, Reduce Costs and Minimize Dis...
March 29, 2011 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to construction counsel for electronic document management policies and procedures during the course of a construction project. The panel will also explain strategies for preparing for construction litigation, including meeting e-discovery requirements. Read More

Speakers:  Richard G. Erickson, Partner, Snell & Wilmer Randy Nye, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Sundt Construction Ralph Ketchum, Southwest Regional Manager, Austin Commercial