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ABC MA Legal Roundtable - Negotiating Contracts To Avoid Legal Intensive Care

Last week, more than 25 ABC MA members attended our Legal Roundtable hosted by Attorneys Chris Kenney and Mike Sams of the law firm Kenney and Sams, P.C. Mike and Chris performed a simulated contract negotiation focusing on many of the key issues you are likely to encounter and should account for in your construction contract, including incorporation clauses, shifting risk for design responsibilities, indemnification, insurance clauses, key timing issues in the claims process, various damages claims, mechanics liens, bonds, and much more. We thank Chris, Mike, and everyone who attended this informative event.  About ABC MA's Legal Roundtable ABC MA's Legal Roundtable was established to provide an opportunity for ABC members to gather and hear from our expert member attorneys on current legal topics and trends impacting the construction industry and ask questions on these and other legal matters.    If you would like to join ABC MA's Legal Roundtable, ...

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ABC's Legal Roundtable - March 12th: Negotiating Contracts To Avoid Legal Intensive Care

ABC MA's Legal Roundtable Tuesday, March 12th 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM   ABC MA Office 100 Unicorn Park Drive, Suite 1 Woburn, MA 01801 Register Today ​Construction contracts are filled with traps and pitfalls for even the most seasoned negotiator. Join attorneys Chris Kenney and Mike Sams, of the law firm Kenney & Sams, P.C., for our next Legal Roundtable as they represent opposing parties in a simulated subcontract negotiation.   With their extensive experience negotiating and litigating construction contracts, Chris and Mike will present key issues every contractor should be aware of during contract negotiations and provide an attorney's point-of-view of the contract negotiation decision-making process.   Learn how to:   ·     Negotiate Construction Contracts ·     Get Paid ·     Allocate your Risk ·     Include Key Insurance Coverage Provisions · ...

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