John D. North, Chair of the firm’s Litigation Department, will be on the faculty for the live webcast “Addressing and Managing Risks in Construction Insurance: Best Practices.” The program will be presented on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm (ET) by the Knowledge Group.
Over the years, the construction industry has been one of the centers of global economic and social development. However, with the underlying complexity and range of construction projects, risks and pitfalls have also notably increased. As the industry poses dangers that create various challenges, it is imperative to be aware of the best practices to manage and mitigate risks during the construction process. Obtaining an appropriate insurance coverage that will ensure indemnity must also become one of the key considerations.
This webcast will present the important issues surrounding this significant topic including best practices to mitigate and manage risks in this evolving landscape. Key topics include:
- The Construction Risk Management Process
- Construction Insurance and Costs
- How to Ensure Construction Risk Insurance
- Potential Construction Risks
- Best Practices
Mr. North focuses his practice in litigation, with an emphasis on trial practice. He has tried jury and non-jury cases in state and federal courts, including over 75 jury cases to verdict. He is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney. His practice encompasses the representation of commercial and residential real estate developers in connection with design and construction defect litigation, as well as the defense of claims brought under New Jersey's Planned Real Estate Development Full Disclosure Act and Consumer Fraud Act. He contributed the chapter on statutory disclosure requirements in “Winning Legal Strategies for Construction Law” (Aspatore Books 2006).
Additional program information and registration details at: Addressing and Managing Risks in Construction Insurance