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This online class carries 1.5 PDHs (Professional Development Hours).
Curriculum Track: Marketing and Business Development
Member Organization: National Events
Faculty: Kevin O’Beirne, PE, FCSI, CCS, CCA, Manager, Standard Construction Documents, Arcadis and Gerard (Jerry) Cavaluzzi, Vice President & General Counsel, Kennedy/Jenks Consultants
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Many construction projects result in allegations of insufficient design by the architect or engineer, or defective drawings and specifications, and the resulting finger-pointing and claims can be costly, stressful, and fatal to good business relationships.
But just how good does a given design have to be in order to be consistent with applicable contractual provisions and applicable caselaw?
The answers are found in the language of the owner-design professional agreement for professional services, and within an important concept called the Spearin Doctrine.
Join Kevin O'Beirne and Jerry Cavaluzzi to explore these concepts, discuss who decides when a design or its associated professional services are truly insufficient, and examine how these principles were applied in two recent, notable court decisions.
ACEC Members: $199
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