AE Blog - Understanding Claim Exposures and Contractual Risk Transfer Webinar
Join us for a Risk Management Webinar on September 10
This webinar, presented by William Thomas of Pitzer Snodgrass, PC will discuss the value of a well written contracts. The purpose of this session is to aid design professionals in understanding and appreciating that every word in their agreements potentially creates risks and liabilities. Bill will suggest effective strategies to transfer these liabilities to the parties who should more appropriately bear them.
Four learning objectives attendees will receive from your presentation:
- Clearer understanding of potential risks and exposures to everyone in the construction process;
- Appreciation of unexpected and unintended consequences of contract language;
- Tools to identify and limit contractual risk exposures;
- Mechanisms for shifting risk through contract provisions to the appropriate parties.
William S. Thomas is a principal at Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C., in St. Louis, where he focuses his practice on handling matters involving the construction process, from up-front contract reviews, commercial litigation, professional liability defense and trial work. He has represented owners, contractors, subcontractors, architects, engineers, land surveyors and landscape architects in all phases of construction claims. He also handles other general commercial disputes, product liability claims and general liability claims. Bill is an associate member of the ASCE and the AIA. He is a frequent lecturer and writer on a number of issues, from product liability to construction law.
Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT
Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/938327822