What It's About:
Construction disputes and litigation have evolved and increased in complexity. Resolving disputes, especially if those lead to tort claims or litigation, means builders spend time and money on these issues instead of building homes. This advanced session provides the top 10 best practices for residential builders to consider adopting as part of their risk management efforts to protect your business profits and assets. Case law is always evolving, and we’ll look closely at new decisions to provide insights to be considered as you navigate the best methods to manage risk and reduce liability.
What You'll Learn:
Identify the key contract provisions to help reduce liability and manage risk.
Examine information from recent court cases that reveal the latest issues that have led to legal disputes.
Learn the alternatives for dispute resolution versus litigation, and other strategic factors to consider, such as the impact to a business's reputation.
Determine the best practices to use before signing contracts to help minimize disputes and protect profits and assets.
How to Attend:
Participants must be registered for a full registration package or a 1-day education with expo pass package valid for the day of the session they wish to attend. Seating for Building Knowledge sessions will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
NAHB - 1.00 CE hour(s), NKBA - 0.1 CEU(s)