Read Before Signing: Managing Legal Exposure with Solid Contracts
This webinar replay will discuss the importance of good contract drafting as the foundation for managing the legal risks and exposure associated with construction projects. The program will discuss the basic principles of contract law and interpretation. It will also review a typical construction contract, and include a brief analysis of many of the common provisions in construction contracts. It is the first in a series of three webinars highlighting important aspects of construction law and contracts.
Participants in this webinar replay will:
- Review the basics of contract law and interpretation for the construction professional
- Examine a typical construction contract, including important supporting documents such as architectural drawings and specifications
- Identify risks presented by using ambiguous or contradictory contract terms
- Discuss the importance of written change orders
Speaker: Rosary A. Hernandez, Shareholder, Tiffany & Bosco P.A.
NAHB Continuing Education: 1.0 hours of continuing education credits for the following 12 designations: CAPS, CGA, CGB, CGP, CGR, CMP, CSP, GMB, GMR, Master CGP, Master CSP, MIRM.
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Rosary A. Hernandez, J.D.
Shareholder, Tiffany & Bosco P.A.
Rosary A. Hernandez is first generation Cuban American. Her areas of practice include commercial and business litigation, professional liability defense, construction law, and tort defense including tortious interference and related claims. Since 1993, Rosary has represented clients in litigation and arbitration in Texas, Arizona, California and New Mexico. Her last several years of practice have involved construction related matters, assisting developers, builders, and contractors manage their risk through difficult economic circumstances. Rosary is also the Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee of DRI. DRI is a national organization of more than 20,000 defense trial lawyers and corporate counsel located in Chicago, Illinois.