Course of Actions Available to Design Professionals for Litigation: Voluntary Discontinuance, Motion to Dismiss, Mediation
By Steven Goldstein of Shaub, Ahmuty, Citrin, & Spratt, LLP
This presentation will discuss the various options available prior to entering litigation.
By the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:
- Understand the benefits of mediation and arbitration as viable dispute resolution options;
- Identify grounds supporting a request for a voluntary discontinuance or a motion to dismiss;
- Recognize whether there has been spoliation of evidence, and if so options available to the design professional; and
- Be aware of the impact workplace e-mails have on liability exposure and available litigation options to design professionals