Construction Defect Seminars

Lorman Live Webinar: Common Issues and Complexities After a Construction Failure

September 22, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

Next month, Lorman will present a live webinar by faculty Cristopher S. Farrar and Charles W. Getman of the Cokinos, Bosein & Young firm. The seminar will cover Identification of Parties Involved, Identification of Issues, Safety Concerns, Project Analysis, Attorney/Expert Assistance, Documentation and Record Preservation, Contract Analysis, Insurance Policies, and Continued Prosecution of Work/Stop Work.

October 26th, 2016
1:00 – 2:30 pm EST
Live Webinar


2016 CLM National Construction Claims Conference

September 15, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

The CLM National Construction Claims Conference will be in San Diego later this month. The conference sessions will cover construction defects, and “facets of construction-related claims including construction site accidents/injuries, coverage issues, subcontractor issues, and new technologies.”

September 28 - 30, 2016
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
1 Market Place
San Diego, CA 92101


36th IRMI Construction Risk Conference

July 28, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

The IRMI Construction Risk Conference comes to Orlando, Florida November 6th-9th. The four day conference includes “Morning Mingle” breakfasts, general sessions, education sessions, and networking socials. Attendees also have the opportunity of joining the Pre-Conference Seminar: Contractual Risk Transfer in Construction (optional; additional fee applies). At the end of evenings there will be shuttles to local theme parks (see website for more details).

November 6th-9th, 2016
World Center Marriott
8701 World Center Drive
Orlando, Florida 32821


ABA’s I Should Have Known Better Seminar - Construction & Design Defects & Project Delays

July 14, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

The American Bar Association’s (ABA) 2016 Fall Meeting will focus on what you face when projects go wrong. Sessions will cover topics such as “Cutting-edge ‘Consecutive’ Plenaries,” “Insurance,” “Technology,” and “Getting Better with Delays.” The seminar will be useful for both transactional lawyers and litigators.

October 5-7, 2016
Swissotel
323 E Wacker Dr
Chicago, IL 60601-5282


Live Webinar: Implied Obligations in Construction Contracts

June 30, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

On July 7th, Lorman will host a live webinar by Scott Cahalan of Smith, Gambrell & Russell LLP that will cover sources of implied contract obligations, implied contract obligations, and modifying implied obligations.

July 7th, 2016
1:00-2:30pm EST
Live Webinar


DRI Class Actions Seminar

June 22, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

Coming up in late July, the DRI presents a two-day seminar focusing on Class Actions: “DRI’s Class Actions Seminar gives attendees the unique opportunity to hear prominent SCOTUS advocates discuss the Court’s recent class action jurisprudence. In addition, in-house counsel will share their insights regarding the class action trends facing their industry. Renowned class action practitioners also will discuss various aspects of defending a class action, from opposing class certification to eventually working towards a defense verdict at trial. If your practice in any way concerns class action cases, you will not want to miss this outstanding program.”

July 21st – 22nd, 2016
JW Marriott Washington, D.C.
1331 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20004


Save the Date: Construction SuperConference Dec 5-7, 2016

June 9, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

The 31st annual Construction SuperConference will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada at the end of this year. According to their website, the conference is for “mid- to senior-level professionals who work in any of the legal and commercial construction markets. Impactful plenary sessions and compelling panel discussions from top legal, consulting, and leaders of construction companies bring to the forefront challenging issues and new insights into the legal, business, and economic challenges and opportunities in today’s construction industry.”

December 5th – 7th, 2016
The Encore at Wynn
3131 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109


DRI Webinar: Investigating Construction Incidents

June 2, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

The DRI presentation “will outline a variety of construction incidents and show how the factors surrounding the incident interact. The incidents discussed will include falls and injuries involving tools and equipment. The presentation will discuss relevant codes and regulations and address typical injuries related to each scenario, including the biomechanical injury mechanisms.”

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Live Webinar


DRI Seminar on Construction Law

May 12, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

DRI, The Voice of the Defense Bar, is presenting a seminar that “will provide a compelling discussion of anticipated legal and construction trends, including in the energy sector and regarding catastrophic loss generated by evolving geophysical processes." Furthermore, "industry personnel and construction lawyers" will "discuss current and future thinking and practices in construction, and offer valuable insights in the areas of construction law, risk management, and insurance coverage in construction matters.”

June 1st – 3rd, 2016
Sheraton New Orleans
500 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130


West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Seminar

April 6, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

The 23rd annual West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Seminar returns to the Disneyland Hotel this May. Thursday includes keynotes on industry-important topics such as recent appellate decisions and construction claims, while attendees can choose from a variety of breakout sessions on Friday.

May 12th and 13th, 2016
Disneyland Hotel
1150 Magic Way
Anaheim, CA 92802


ADCNCN Annual Construction Defect Seminar

March 30, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

Registration is now available for the Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada’s 2016 Construction Seminar in Walnut Creek, California. Topics will include construction defect litigation and its impact on case management.

Friday, April 29, 2016
Walnut Creek Marriott
2355 North Main Street
Walnut Creek, California 94596
Phone: 9162394060


ABA Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee CLE Seminar

February 24, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

The American Bar Association is presenting a seminar covering the latest in insurance law from leading lawyers and insurance professionals. The event is comprised of plenary, breakout and round-table programs as well as networking sessions and activities.

March 2-5, 2016
Lowes Ventana Canyon in Tucson, AZ
7000 N. Ventana Canyon
Tucson, AZ 85750


DRI Investigating Construction Incidents (Webinar)

February 17, 2016
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

DRI, The Voice of the Defense Bar, is presenting a complimentary webinar that will outline a variety of construction incidents, showing how the factors surrounding the incident interact. Incidents analyzed will include falls and injuries involving tools and equipment. Relevant codes and regulations will be discussed, and will address typical injuries related to each scenario, including biomechanical injury mechanisms.

11:00 am – 12:30 pm Pacific Time
Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
Live Webinar


FPS’s Practical Construction Law Seminar

January 6, 2016
Laura Parsons-CDJ STAFF

The Federal Publications Seminars (FPS) is hosting a seminar that thoroughly covers every stage of the construction process and aims to protect against potential damaging aspects of the law and help find its value as a business tool. The seminar, which offers continuing education credits, has an objective to educate anyone involved in construction to understand and apply the law to benefit them on a practical and professional level.

9am–4pm April 4-5, 2016
Platinum Hotel
221 E. Flamingo Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89169


NBI’s Seminar Construction Defect Litigation: From A to Z

December 30, 2015
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

The National Business Institute (NBI) is presenting a seminar that includes continuing legal education credits: “The field of construction defect litigation is growing and changing at a rapid pace. Get updates on new rulings and laws from experienced professionals in the field, and walk through the profoundly complex and often emotionally-charged construction defect dispute - from defining a defect, determining liability, uncovering insurance nuances and taking your case to trial.”

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Holiday Inn Fort Lauderdale Airport
2905 Sheridan Street
Hollywood, FL 33020


Surety Bonding & Construction Risk Management Conference

December 17, 2015
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) present their annual Surety Bonding and Construction Risk Management Conference in Naples, Florida on February 1st through February 3rd. The conference includes four plenary sessions, fifteen breakout sessions, one luncheon and two receptions.

February 1-3, 2016
Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort in Naples, Florida
2600 Tiburon Dr
Naples, FL 34109


Live Webinar: The AIA Owner Contractor Agreement

December 10, 2015
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

Lorman Education Services presents a live seminar that “will provide you with an overview of AIA construction contracting including the AIA delivery system, document organization, key features and practice insights. Learn the key features of the AIA Standard Form of Agreement between Owner and Contractor (A101-2007) and the AIA General Conditions of the Contract for Construction (A201-2007). Discuss the most important components of the agreement and address negotiating points from the perspective of the three principal parties (design professional, owner and contractor). You will become familiar with how these agreements fit within an overall capital project and gain an understanding of its principle underlying features.”

1:00 – 2:30 pm EST, December 18, 2015
Lorman Live Webinar
$219 for 1 Attendee, Bring a Colleague for $110


North State BIA “Laws/Legislation Affecting the Building Community” Seminar

October 21, 2015
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

On Friday, October 30th, David Harris, Partner, Haight Brown Bonesteel LLP will speak on “Laws/Legislation Affecting the Building Community” at the North State Building Industry Association (BIA) event in Sacramento, California.

9am-11am Friday, October 30th, 2015
Holiday Inn Capitol Plaza
300 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
$75 BIA Member Price / $95 Non-Member Price


Live Webinar: Navigating the Complexities of Construction Liens

October 2, 2015
Beverley BevenFlorez-CDJ STAFF

On the 13th of this month, from one to two thirty pm (EST), Lorman Business Center, Inc., will be presenting a live webinar on “Navigating the Complexities of Construction Liens.” Steven M. Cvitanovic, partner of Haight Brown & Bonesteel LLP, and Brian M. Perlberg, senior counsel at The Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America, Inc., are the faculty for the event. Furthermore, the program offers 1.5 learning unit hours, which will be reported directly to the AIA/CES for AIA members.


The 2nd Annual California Construction Law Seminar

September 17, 2015
CDJ STAFF

The Seminar Group will be presenting a two-day seminar, "The 2nd Annual California Construction Law Seminar" October 1-2, 2015 in Santa Monica, CA. Costs for attending the event will range from $445 on up, depending on the category of the registrant.

The seminar will focus on recent developments in California construction law, ethical considerations for construction lawyers, and construction mediation dos and don'ts. "The program is designed to provide practical advice for real situations facing the California construction industry today. Contractors, Owners (public and private), Attorneys, Construction Managers, Bond Program Managers, Surety Representatives, Architects, Engineers, and others in the construction industry will benefit from this Seminar."

October 1-2, 2015
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton
1707 Fourth Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401


The 22nd Washington Construction Law Seminar

May 20, 2015
KIMBERLY ALBARQ-CDJ STAFF

The Seminar Group will be presenting a two-day seminar, "The 22nd Washington Construction Law Seminar" September 17-18, 2015 in Seattle, WA. Costs for attending the event will range from $445 on up, depending on the category of the registrant.

The seminar will focus on recent developments in Washington and Federal case law, statutes and regulations. Additionally, the seminar will cover state tax issues associated with Washington construction projects, lien and bond claims, construction mediation, and discovery issues in construction claims. "Learn how to protect the rights of your clients when dealing with public contracts, cutting edge contracting delivery methods, insurance, taxes and bankruptcy. Find out from the mediator what strategies and tactics can help you settle your disputes through Alternative Disputes Resolution (ADR)."

September 17-18, 2015
Grand Hyatt Seattle
721 Pine Street
Seattle, WA 98101


Women In Construction West Coast Conference

April 1, 2015
KIMBERLY ALBARQ-CDJ STAFF

Lorber, Greenfield & Polito LLP will be presenting a one-day seminar, "Women In Construction West Coast Conference" on April 16, 2015 in Scottsdale, AZ. Costs for attending the event will be $150.00 per registrant.

The conference is designed for women in all fields and positions within the construction industry. It will provide various networking opportunities and forums for women in the construction industry to learn, educate, and share ideas on various construction topics. "This is a one-of-a-kind conference on the West Coast providing educational panels, professional development, and networking for women in the construction industry."

April 16, 2015
Omni Scottsdale Resort and Spa Montelucia
4949 East Lincoln Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85253


New Era of Condominium Development and Legal Trends

March 11, 2015
KIMBERLY ALBARQ-CDJ STAFF

The Seminar Group will be presenting a one-day seminar, "New Era of Condominium Development and Legal Trends" on May 7, 2015 in Seattle, WA. Costs for attending the event will range from $327 on up, depending on the category of the registrant.

The seminar will focus on Market Risks Concerning Condo Development, The 1st Claim: HOA V. Declarant, The 2nd & 3rd Claims: HOA V. Repair Contractor and The First Party Insurer, Insurance Strategies, and Mediation Strategies."It is no secret that Condominium development typically results in a liability tail, and there are a host of issues to sort out once the project is turned over to the Homeowners Association. But that liability tail may not end with the first developer, as several other claims can appear over the life of the project. Many designers', contractors', subcontractors', product manufacturers', and insurers' collective drafting skills and work product will likely be tested by claims arising out of these ventures. Please join us for an in depth CLE, from some of the best presenters in the Emerald City.”

May 7, 2015
Hilton Seattle
1301 6th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101


Building Information Modeling Seminar

February 25, 2015
KIMBERLY ALBARQ-CDJ STAFF

The Seminar Group will be presenting a one-day seminar, "Building Information Modeling" on March 20, 2015 in Seattle, WA. Costs for attending the event will range from $199 on up, depending on the category of the registrant.

The seminar will focus on how to contract for BIM, the standard of care, model management and reliance issues, and BIM in dispute resolution. "The seminar starts by placing BIM in a historical context to assist attendees of all experience levels in understanding where we have come with BIM and to help anticipate where BIM is headed in the near future. As a result, the seminar is appropriate for participants with a wide range of knowledge―to those with only a cursory understanding of BIM, to participants seeking to deepen their knowledge of dealing with legal and practical BIM issues. "

March 20, 2015
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1000 First Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104



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