Your professional life is governed by contracts, but are you fluent in contract language? Definitions are the language of contracts, and if you don’t know how they work, you’re leaving yourself open to significant risk. Why do definitions matter? Because defined terms are the building blocks of every contract provision. For example, you may expect […]
A major advantage that arbitration has over litigation is the ability for the parties to design the process to be efficient and cost effective, as well as to fit the dispute and the parties. During this webinar, you will learn from leading construction lawyers about best practices to better manage projects and pre-hearing exchanges of information in construction disputes.
Procore surveyed 2,000 individuals from all aspects of the construction industry to understand the challenges and opportunities the next half-decade might bring. During this webinar, Procore experts will cover what construction is learning about culture from technology companies, why industry leaders and experts are optimistic about the future, as well as when and where the industry sees future work coming from.
Construction is a tough industry, and sometimes you have to play the cards that you’re dealt. Regardless of the results of negotiation, you’re beholden to the project—and a lot of communication occurs after the contract has been signed. In this webinar presented by construction lawyer Eliot Wagonheim of Wagonheim Law and WagonheimU, Wagonheim teaches you […]
The second wave of construction’s digital transformation is here and advancing cost management is at the forefront. Explore how real-time financial tools can improve your bottom line and redefine what’s possible for construction cost management. Over the last two decades, construction’s digital transformation has focused on digitizing drawing and documentation management, while largely ignoring cost […]
Many webinars and trainings focus on individual contract provisions, but this webinar covers what other sessions don’t teach you! Presented by construction lawyer, educator and speaker Eliot Wagonheim of Wagonheim Law and WagonheimU, this webinar will detail the step-by-step process that has been proven to turn adversarial conversations into collaborative ones. Learn how to negotiate […]
While not the most glamorous phase of construction, commissioning and handover plays an important role in building a foundational relationship of trust between a general contractor and their client. A recent report published by FMI examines how levels of trust directly impact project outcomes and financial performance. One of the report’s findings states that “firms […]
According to the 2019 AFP Payments Fraud and Control Survey, 82% of organizations reported fraud incidents in 2018, and 43% experienced direct financial loss as a result. The construction industry isn’t exempt—56% of fraud cases are directly related to billing and check/payment, and the median loss reached approximately $250,000 in more than 40 fraud cases. […]
The RFI process requires collaboration from many project stakeholders and can often be a contributing factor in project delays. Standardizing these processes not only helps eliminate downtime between parties, but also opens the door to begin collecting and analyzing pertinent data to make informed business decisions in the future. Join this webinar on May 27 […]
With the digitization of construction processes and the use of mobile devices on jobsites, we are seeing more data captured from our projects than ever before. This data can be used to improve overall quality and reduce project risk. But, according to a study by FMI, 95% of that data is going unused by construction […]