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Professional Liability: Practice Developments and Business Concerns (Seattle)

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Washington State Bar has approved this program for 1.75 general credits.

Design professionals, developers, and real estate professionals are invited to join our panel on Thursday, April 10, for an informative breakfast program that will address topical issues impacting the design industry today including LEED, BIM, and Design Build. Our presenters will include accomplished professionals from Lane Powell and Wells Fargo Insurance Services, as well as the three leading U.S. design liability underwriters. Following the presentations there will be a question and answer period.

Cost: $40, prepay online; $50, pay at door

7:30 – 8 a.m. — Registration and Breakfast

8 a.m. — Welcoming Comments/ Program Overview
Jay Soroka, Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo Insurance Services

8:10 a.m. — New AIA Documents & Other Recent Developments
Stan Beck, Shareholder, Lane Powell PC

8:30 a.m. — Building Information Modeling
Lionel Bejean, Beazley Group

8:50 a.m. — Risks of Sustainability: Green Design Can Cause Red Ink (LEED®)
Mike Gatti, Victor O. Schinnerer & Co., Inc

9:10 a.m. — Break

9:15 a.m. — Design/Build: Risk Issues for the Design Professional Richard Lapham, AIG

9:35 – 10 a.m. — Question & Answer Period
What are the next asbestos issues?  Where is the insurance market headed (pricing and claims)?

Washington Athletic Club
Noble Room
1325 6th Avenue
Seattle WA 98101