Killer Construction Contract Clauses 2nd Edition: Bond Producers Beware!
Includes a Live Event on 09/25/2019 at 2:00 PM (EDT)
In this follow-up to the first NASBP Virtual Seminar on Killer Construction Contract Clauses hosted in the fall of 2018, you will hear presenters Marilyn Klinger and Ali Salamirad share their stories and experience as they examine a variety of onerous construction contract clauses, both in prime contracts, subcontracts, and performance bonds. The presenters will explain why these clauses are problematic from a variety of perspectives and identify alternatives that can help solve the issues these clauses attempt to address. Attendees will also have the opportunity to submit their own questions and have them answered before and during the Virtual Seminar and have them answered during the live virtual seminar.
This critical topic presents an exciting opportunity for you to host this NASBP Virtual Seminar for your construction clients or to share the information on how they too can register to participate in this live or recorded Virtual Seminar.
To submit questions to the presenters before to the live seminar, just click on the discussion tab above after you register, type in your question and click submit!
Managing Partner, SMTD Law LLP
Ms. Klinger serves as the Managing Partner of SMTD Law’s Los Angeles office. She is involved in all aspects of construction law on a state and national level, representing the full spectrum of the construction industry, from owners, contractors, subcontractors and sureties. Ms. Klinger’s practice includes time-related claims and litigation (e.g., delay/impact), legal advice and counsel regarding the contracting process (e.g., bidding and contract disputes/performance bond claims), payment enforcement/defense (e.g. payment bonds/mechanics liens/stop payment notices), administrative and scope claims and litigation (e.g., differing site conditions, change and extra work orders/inadequate plans and specifications and subcontractor substitutions) and counseling and transactional services to the construction industry (e.g., general advice and counsel, including contract preparation, evaluation and negotiation). In addition, she has extensive experience in dispute resolution including litigation, trial, appeals, arbitration and mediation.
Founding Partner, SMTD Law LLP
Ali Salamirad is the founding partner of SMTD Law LLP. Mr. Salamirad concentrates his practice in the areas of construction and surety law. For over twenty years, Mr. Salamirad has counseled sureties in a variety of complex litigation and transactional matters. Many of the nation’s leading surety companies and general and specialty contractors trust Mr. Salamirad’s guidance and counsel when dealing with the myriad of issues that arise in the construction industry.
Mr. Salamirad has successfully handled a wide range of cases on federal, state and private construction projects, including bid disputes and protests, subcontractor substitutions, labor claims, extra work disputes, differing site condition claims, delay, productivity and efficiency claims, default terminations, takeover and completion efforts, and surety financing arrangements.
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