Indemnity: Laws, Claws and Flaws

  • Wednesday, September 20, 2017
    1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

     

    Session Information:

    This session will educate design professionals on the risks involved with contractual obligations to provide indemnity, the law applicable to indemnity clauses, and provide practical tips and techniques for mitigating risk. The session will address recent changes in the law concerning indemnity, coverage implications of indemnity clauses, and exercises in recognizing problematic indemnity clauses with examples from his practice with the goal of helping design professionals recognize and address indemnity issues in contract negotiations.

    Warning: This is session will be led by a lawyer trained in the Socratic method! The speaker reserves the right to call upon participants to discuss examples of “good” and “bad” indemnity clauses. The payoff?  Free legal advice!