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Construction Defect Litigation

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Construction Defect Litigation

Workshop Description/Agenda

Discover the Key Elements That Can Make or Break a Construction Defect Case

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. Don't miss this opportunity to remain up to date so you can confidently advise your client. Register today!

  • Identify common construction defects and examples of each.
  • Learn how to effectively manage liability risk by knowing insurance coverage variations and limitations.
  • Grab the competitive advantage during defect disputes by knowing what the opposing side typically argues.


1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Eastern Standard Time
Presenters: Adrian A. D'Arcy and Andrew G. Vicknair

  1. Types of Construction Defects (with Examples)
  2. Common Causes of Action (with Examples)
    1. Negligence
    2. Breach of Contract
    3. Breach of Warranty
    4. Fraud and Negligent Misrepresentation
  3. Due Diligence for Proving Responsibility
  4. Insurance: Covered vs. Uncovered
    1. Insurance Procurement in Construction Projects
    2. Common Exclusions
    3. Triggers for Coverage
    4. Commonly Disputed Coverage Issues
    5. Occurrence vs. Accident and Other Trends in Policy Language Interpretation
  5. Litigation: Allegations, Defenses and Proving Your Case
    1. Common Allegations and Defenses
    2. Notice of Claims
    3. Discovery
    4. Jury Instruction
    5. Essential Evidence: Preservation and Extrapolation
    6. Damages: What can be Recovered?
    7. Alternate Dispute Resolution
  6. Claim Limits

Who Should Attend

This insightful course is designed for attorneys. It may also benefit construction contractors, subcontractors, developers, engineers, real estate and insurance professionals and lenders.

Additional Information

Training Provider: NBI, Inc.

Course Topics: Law Training > Construction

Training Course Summary: Construction Defect Litigation

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Live Teleseminar Dates

MAR 28   13:00:00 TO 14:30:00 ET