The Top 5 Construction Risk Transfer Challenges and Solutions: That Every Surety Professional and Their Clients Should Know
Recorded On: 09/12/2018
This webinar will focus on the top 5 construction risk transfer challenges and solutions. Those challenges include anti-indemnity/insurance statutes, additional insured form limitations, horizontal exhaustion, construction defect as an occurrence, and certain problematic endorsements. Risk transfer is changing, and it is important for surety professionals to be aware of the many risk transfer challenges they face and to, more importantly, to be aware of the solutions.
Tracy Alan Saxe
President and Chief Executive Officer, SDV
Tracy Alan Saxe is one of the founding members of SDV as well as its President
and Chief Executive Officer. He is a skilled commercial litigator with more
than 30 years of trial experience. Tracy began his career handling a diverse
array of general litigation matters, from a criminal court trial where his client
was acquitted of murder to the representation of a certified class of independent
book publishers in a bankruptcy court trial. Over time, his practice steadily
narrowed to concentrate on more complicated and intellectually challenging
areas and, since 1990, his focus has been on advocating for the rights of
Tracy has litigated insurance coverage matters all over the country involving
construction defects, completed operations, product liability, property damage
and bodily injury claims related to mold and asbestos, “sick building” syndrome,
environmental claims, business interruption, employment disputes, patent
infringement, breach of fiduciary duty, and more. Tracy enjoys working in
conjunction with sophisticated corporate clients and their brokers to create
unique and customized strategies to resolve complex legal issues.
An active lecturer speaking on insurance coverage topics at seminars and
conferences nationwide, Tracy is recognized as a pioneer and thought-leader
in the insurance and risk/coverage industry. He has been selected as a New
England Super Lawyer in 2016-2017 and was the 2017 recipient of the IRMI
Words of Wisdom Award presented at the 37th IRMI Construction Risk Conference.
Tracy was also an Adjunct Professor at Quinnipiac University School
of Law, where he taught courses on Insurance Law.
Tracy is the chair of the firm’s Executive Committee and also serves on the
firm’s Diversity Committee. A lifelong resident of Orange, Connecticut, he is
the founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Jiwanko Saathiharu:
Jeremy Saxe Foundation of Education and Development, Inc., a charitable
foundation whose mission is to provide educational opportunities for children