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Getting Your Contract Right - March 8, 2017 - Las Vegas, Nevada

Joe Meuleman will be presenting at the 98th Annual Associated General Contractors National Convention with other industry experts on Key Tips for General Contractors and Subcontractors to Unlock Your Subcontract Negotiations.

The focus of the presentation is how to unlock the most important contract issues from a General Contractor and Subcontractor's perspective in order to not get stuck on contract negotiation. There will also be highlights from the just released ConsensusDocs standard contract updates that AGC endorses as well as tips to modify these standard contracts for a specific project.  Issues covered include:

  • Termination for Convenience
  • Pass through requirements
  • Payment Terms (Pay-if-Paid vs Paid When Paid)
  • Indemnity
  • Changes and Interim Directives
  • State Law Restrictions
  • Scheduling/Sequencing
  • Insurance/Builder's Risk