July 2015

Construction Law for Consultants Seminar

Please Note
Please note the webcast option for this seminar has been cancelled. The live seminar will be proceeding.
Status: Advanced registration is now closed. A limited number of registrations will be taken at the door.
Date: Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Time: 8:30 AM-9:00 AM: Registration and Hot Breakfast
9:00 AM-12:00 PM: Construction Law for Consultants - Live Session
9:00 AM-12:00 PM: Construction Law for Consultants - Webcast Session
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel (Seymour Room) 655 Burrard Street Vancouver, BC
Presenter: Beth Allard , LLB – Bull, Housser & Tupper
Credit: 3 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Early Bird Price Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member: $219.00 + GST = $229.95 until June 23, 2015

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: $299.00 + GST = $313.95

Non-Member Price: $299.00 + GST = $313.95

Student Member Price: $149.50 + GST = $156.98
Please Note: *A minimum number of registrations are needed by June 23, 2015 to proceed with this seminar. Please register early to avoid cancellation.
**All prices are subject to applicable taxes.
Contact: Gurjeet Phungura | Professional Development Coordinator
Direct: 604.412.4886
Toll Free: 1.888.430.8035 ext. 4886
Fax: 604.639.8180
Email: [email protected]
Learn about the critical contractual terms and your obligations under standard form construction contracts during the construction phase, strategies to resolve disputes during construction, schedule and delay claim issues and strategies to minimize the impact of delays, dealing with changes, dealing with deficiencies, and a brief review of the obligations owed by consultants under the Builder's Lien Act. This seminar will focus on specific issues relevant to consultants with primary or significant responsibility for project administration and completion.

Disclaimer: The content of this seminar is for informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. 


Beth Allard, LLB – Bull, Housser & Tupper

Beth Allard’s practice encompasses a broad range of construction-based claims including professional liability defense for design professionals and builders liens. Beth also does professional regulatory work including disciplinary hearings, challenges to disciplinary action and review of regulatory procedures.
Her recent work includes the defense of structural engineers against claims of negligent design relating to roof collapses and the defense of geotechnical engineers relating to the design of various building foundations, and the defense of architects in claims arising from the architect’s role as both project consultant and project manager. She also acts for Owners in claims for negligent design and construction.

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