WEBINAR: Understanding the Fine Print: Contract Clauses Contractors Must Know (and Revise)

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There are certain contract provisions that can make or break a project for contractors. Knowing how to identify these critical clauses, and knowing how to revise them, when necessary, is vital to help ensure project profitability. Two top-tier, legal professionals in the construction industry will discuss a number of contract provisions that are essential to contractor success.They will review and analyze key requirements, and how various contracts address key risk allocation issues, so that you know how to best protect yourself in the future. The ConsensusDocs 200 Owner and Constructor Agreement and the ConsensusDocs 750 Constructor and Subcontractor Agreement will be used to illustrate best practice risk allocation. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify certain contract provisions that are critical to success for contractors    
  • Review and analyze those key provisions                                              
  • Learn about the consequences of poorly written or one-sided contracts    
  • Discuss changes that should be made to poorly written or one-sided contracts


Philip E. Beck, Esq.    
Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP

Ronald D. Ciotti, Esq.  
Partner                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Hinckley Allen

Carrie L. Ciliberto, Esq. - Moderator  
Senior Director & Counsel, Contracts & Construction Law
The Associated General Contractors of America

Continuing Education:

1.5 AIA Learning Units | The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) is a Registered Provider with The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems. Credit earned on completion of this program will be reported to CES Records for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for non-AIA members are available on request.

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