Newsletters

July 2011 Newsletter – Practical Tips for Avoiding the Pitfalls Associated with Construction Administration and Site Observation

August 2011 Newsletter – The Latest on Gifford v. U.S.G.B.C – Will This Case Lead Us to Greener Pastures?

September 2011 Newsletter – Internal Risk Management – Part 1 of 2

October 2011 Newsletter – Internal Risk Management – Part 2 of 2

November 2011 Newsletter – Private Arbitration: A better way to resolve construction disputes?

December 2011 Newsletter – Document Retention and Disposition: A Key Element of a Design Professional Quality Control Manual

January 2012 Newsletter – Your Company’s Auto Liability – What’s Covered? What’s Not?

February 2012 Newsletter – Just a Rabbit? Small Projects Can Bite

March 2012 Newsletter – The Impact of Sub Consultants in the Design Build Process: The Perspective of the Fire Protection Engineer

April 2012 Newsletter – Responding to an RFP: Risk Management Tools to Guide the Bidding Process

May 2012 Newsletter – Integrated Project Delivery: Changing the Insurance Landscape

June 2012 Newsletter – Case Study: No Common Law Indemnification Duty Owed by General Contractor to Project Owner for Subcontractor Employee Injuries Where GC Did Not Control and Supervise the Subcontractor’s Work

July 2012 Newsletter – Getting Paid For Design Services

August 2012 Newsletter – Building Commissioning: Process Types & Definitions

September 2012 Newsletter – Veni, Vidi, Vici, Lis Pendens: I came, I saw, I got sued – Part 1 of 2

October 2012 Newsletter – Veni, Vidi, Vici, Lis Pendens: I came, I saw, I got sued – Part 2 of 2

November 2012 Newsletter – Architects Step Into Contractors Liability, Size XXL

December 2012 Newsletter – Shootout At The Copyright Corral

January 2013 Newsletter – The Construction Contract: 3 Essential Rules

February 2013 Newsletter – Project Insurance: Benefits and Cautions

March 2013 Newsletter – Project Insurance: Benefits and Cautions

April 2013 Newsletter – Making the Grade: Testing Design Professional Indemnity Obligations

May 2013 Newsletter – Insurance 101: The Things You Always Wanted to Know About Liability Coverage But Were Afraid to Ask

June 2013 Newsletter – International Practice: International Liability Exposures

August 2013 Newsletter – Insurance 102: Property Coverages

September 2013 Newsletter – An Unfair Duty to Defend

October 2013 Newsletter – The Additional Insured Conundrum

November 2013 Newsletter – The Proposal Preparation Myth, What’s Missing?

December 2013 Newsletter – Review of the Owner/Design Professional Agreement from the Design Professional’s Perspective

January 2014 Newsletter – Design Professionals and the Dodd-Frank Act

March 2014 Newsletter – Waiver of Subrogation: A Valid Defense for Architects and Engineers?

May 2014 Newsletter – The Design Professional in the Age of BIM

July 2014 Newsletter – Construction Phase Services: Considerations for a Successful Outcome

September 2014 Newsletter – California Supreme Court Rules Against California’s Architects in the Beacon v. Skidmore Owings Case

November 2014 Newsletter – The Do’s and Don’ts of Document Retention – More Paper or Paper-Less?

January 2015 Newsletter – Managing Employee Benefits: A Three-Legged Stool of Protection

March 2015 Newsletter – Prevailing Party Perils: Attorney’s Fees’ Clauses in Professional Service Contracts

September 2015 Newsletter – How Effective is Your Risk Management Program?

February 2016 Newsletter – Template of Reasonable Contract Clauses

April 2016 Newsletter – Endorsements, Certificates of Insurance, and Other Tools for Evidencing Coverage: Why You Can’t Always Have It Your Way

August 2016 Newsletter – If You Build It, They Will Sue: Condominium Projects – Part I

October 2016 Newsletter – If You Build It, They Will Sue: Condominium Projects – Part II

January 2017 Newsletter – Benefits from Selecting the Right Professional Liability Broker

April 2017 Newsletter – Porous Piety: Unwritten “Contracts” Cost Far More Than the Paper They Aren’t Written On

June 2017 Newsletter – Learning from the Mistakes of Others: Follow the Claims Procedure in Public Contracts

August 2017 Newsletter – Circumstance and Claim Reporting Non-Compliance Fatal to Triggering Professional Liability Coverage

October 2017 Newsletter – “Complying with all laws” during design and construction

December 2017 Newsletter -Insurance coverage on construction projects

February 2018 Newsletter – SUBCONTRACT DELAY COST CLAIM AGAINST GENERAL CONTRACTOR IS COVERED BY PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY POLICY

April 2018 Newsletter – CONTRACTUAL DEFENSE PROTECTION® – A NEW SOLUTION FOR THE OLD “DUTY TO DEFEND” PROBLEM

June 2018 Newsletter – CONTRACT LANGUAGE MADE CODE COMPLIANCE A SEPARATE DUTY FROM THE STANDARD OF CARE DUTY

August 2018 Newsletter – THE NEVER ENDING CHALLENGE OF JOB SAFETY

October 2018 Newsletter – YOUR QUALITY PROGRAM – ASSET OR LIABILITY?

December 2018 Newsletter – PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY POLICY IN WISCONSIN PROVIDES NO COVERAGE TO….

February 2019 Newsletter – WHY PRIVATE, FOR-PROFIT COMPANIES SHOULD PURCHASE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS and COMPANY LIABILITY INSURANCE