Handling Ethical Issues Associated with Defects and Failures
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Tuesday, August 9, 2022
10:00 – 11:00 am CDT
Understanding the parties’ roles and relationships
Understanding the liability and indemnification provisions in construction documents
Duty to raise potential safety, durability issues
Making warrantees and guarantees
Working outside areas of competence
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1.0 non-HSW CE Hour*
(*no credit for New York architects or engineers)
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Steven Nudelman Partner at Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP (Red Bank, NJ)
Mr. Nudelman has represented members of the construction industry across a broad spectrum of matters for over 25 years. He works with owners and developers, construction managers, general contractors, subcontractors and design professionals to prepare and negotiate contract documents for construction in the New Jersey and New York metropolitan area. Mr. Nudelman drafts, modifies and negotiates customized contracts, as well as contracts based on standard industry forms from groups such as the American Institute of Architects, Consensus Docs and Design Build Institute of America. Mr. Nudelman’s construction contracting work helps his clients manage the risk inherent in construction projects so they may adequately protect their interests now to avoid claims and disputes in the future. When claims and disputes are unavoidable, Mr. Nudelman draws upon his wide-ranging experience in construction litigation, representing clients in state and federal courts throughout the New Jersey/New York metropolitan area, as well as in local and international mediations and arbitrations.
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Course Title: Handling Ethical Issues Associated with Defects and Failures
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course is crafted to assist design professions in addressing and resolving ethical issues that they may encounter when faced with design and construction failures and defects on building projects.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to understand the roles and relationships between various parties on a design and construction project.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to explain the duty of the design professional to raise potential safety and durability issues.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to avoid ethical lapses such as working outside of ones areas of competence.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to understand the liability and indemnification provisions in construction documents.
LUs: 1.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Experience with issues related to construction defects and failures
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 06/01/2025
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