How To Handle Ethical Issues Associated with Defects and Failures
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Wednesday, April 13, 2022
10:00 am – 12:00 pm CDT
Brian R. Zimmerman
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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Brian R. Zimmerman
Shareholder at Hurtado Zimmerman
Mr. Zimmerman’s practice focuses in the areas of construction and real estate litigation, alternative dispute resolution, commercial and residential real property, including title and survey analysis, and construction contract preparation and negotiation. He often represents contractors, architects, engineers and project owners in disputes regarding construction defects, delay, warranty claims, theft by contractor claims, right to cure and home improvement practices claims, and construction lien foreclosure. A significant portion of Mr. Zimmerman’s practice involves drafting and negotiating construction contracts through custom and model form contracts (AIA, ConsensusDocs, DBIA, and EJCDC). He has worked as an engineering technician for both private and public entities performing design and survey work on various large transportation, municipal and building construction projects throughout southeastern Wisconsin.
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Course Title: How To Handle Ethical Issues Associated with Defects and Failures
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course will cover ethical issues that design professionals may encounter when faced with design and construction failures and defects on building projects.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to identify the roles and relationships between various parties on a design and construction project.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to describe contractual provisions for liability and indemnification commonly found in construction documents.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to explain the duty of the design professional to raise potential safety and durability issues.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to avoid ethical lapses such as working outside of ones areas of competence.
LUs: 2.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Experience with issues related to construction defects and failures
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 06/16/2024
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