Construction Law & Claims Webinar (BC)
CIP Society Webinar
Insurance Institute of BC, BC
Date and Time: October 03, 2023 9:00am - 11:15am PST
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WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL
Construction law can be complex and challenging
to navigate, especially for those who
are not familiar with the legal system.
With various laws, regulations and policies governing construction
projects it is essential to have a clear
understanding of the legal frame
work to avoid disputes. Get an overview of the various construction laws and types of construction
claims that can occur, both during and after construction completes.
Explore types of potential claims during and post-construction
• Review construction law and
the impact on claims, with a distinction between property and liability claims
• Identify types of insurance
policies when dealing with construction claims
• Examine coverages
and common exclusions of various construction insurance policies and how
they work together in a claim
Discuss construction claims case laws
Alexandre Maltas, Partner - Whitelaw
Alex joined Whitelaw Twining in 2007 and
has broad experience before all levels of the British Columbia
courts. Alex's practice focuses on construction, commercial and
professional liablity matters. In addition, he has particular expertise in
construction insurance, warranty and surety related matters.
May Mehrabi, Senior Associate
- Whitelaw Twining
May began her
career at Whitelaw Twining in 2013. She has appeared on behalf of
clients at all levels of courts in British Columbia. May practices in the
area of general insurance litigation with a focus on construction and
professional liability matters. She has extensive experience dealing with
new home warranty litigation on both the defence and recovery sides.
Number of Continuing Education Credits: 2
Technical CE Credit (BC)
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licensing renewal requirements in provinces other than BC, please check with you
provincial licensing regulator for validity.
Fees: Before GST. Insurance Institute
$71.43 CIP Society Member
Rate (group of 6+) - Contact Winnie to register groups.
+$85.71 Insurance Institute membership for New
Members (membership exp May 31, 2024
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(substitute must be current member). IIBC reserves the right to cancel the
webinar due to unforeseen circumstances.
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