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Proving & Pricing Subcontractor Delays (CCLO62C)

Presented By : James G. Zack Jr.
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Live Webinar
90 minutes
3  Days Left
Event Description

Understand Issues Concerning Subcontractor Delay and Impact Claims to Avoid Legal Disputes

When it comes to proving and pricing contractor claims on construction projects, much discussion and writing has been done on the subject. However, it is observed that little has been talked or presented about subcontractor delay claims.

When it comes to this issue you should ask yourself the following questions:

  • Do subcontractor and prime contractor share the same rights and remedies?
  • Do they have similar legal rights?
  • Are time extensions given by owners for subcontractor delays?
  • If a prime contractor ‘passes through’ subcontractor delay claims to owners, are they at risk?
  • If a prime contractor decides not to sponsor delay claim to owners, do subcontractors fall under the risk category?

Join this webinar by expert speaker James G. Zack, Jr. to examine the issues risks and challenges related to subcontractor delay claims. This information and guidance will help you avoid legal disputes related to such claims at the end. You will be able to know the value of pre-planning activities when it comes to avoiding causing impact and delay to subcontractors.

If you are a general contractor, you will know the arguments that can be used by subcontractors to pursue delay and impact claims. Plus, this session will provide you a good platform to know the risks of sponsoring subcontractor delay claims to owners. Additionally, the webinar will also explain the elements of proof which is necessary for subcontractors to successfully prosecute a delay and impact claim against general contractors. If you are an owner, the session will help you analyze defense against subcontractor delay claims that are passed through by general contractors.

Session Highlights:

  • The typical causes of subcontractor delay and impact claims.
  • Contractual issues surrounding subcontractor delay claims.
  • Practical problems concerning subcontractor delay claims from the project owner’s viewpoint.
  • Problems faced by General Contractors dealing with the request to pass through subcontractor delay claims to owners.
  • What damages may flow from subcontractor delay claims and the recoverability of such damages.
  • The theories of recovery a subcontractor can employ when pursuing a delay claim against the General Contractor.

Who Should Attend

  • Subcontractors
  • General Contractors
  • Owner representatives
  • Design professionals
  • Construction managers
  • Attorneys

At the Q&A session following the live event, ask a question and get a direct response from our knowledgeable speaker.

About Our Speaker(s)

James G. Zack Jr., Construction Law ExpertJames G. Zack Jr.
James G. Zack Jr. is the Executive Director of the Navigant Construction Forum – the construction industry’s global resource for thought leadership and best practices on avoidance and resolution of construction project disputes globally. Formerly, Executive Director, Corporate Claims Management for Fluor Co... More info

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