March 2017

Construction Law for Consultants

Please Note
This live seminar and webinar is confirmed. Webinar participants will be emailed login details closer to the event.
Status: Advanced registration is now closed. A limited number of registrations will be taken at the door.
Date: Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM-9:00 AM: Registration and Hot Breakfast
9:00 AM-12:00 PM: Construction Law for Consultants - Live Session and Webinar
Location: Brix Studio Unit 102 - 211 Columbia Street Vancouver, BC and Webinar
Presenter: Beth Allard, LLB,
Bull, Housser & Tupper
Credit: 3 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Early Bird Price APEGBC Member: Construction Law for Consultants - Live Session or Webcast: $219.00 + GST = $229.95 until Feb 21, 2017

APEGBC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: Construction Law for Consultants - Live Session or Webcast: $299.00 + GST = $313.95

Non-Member Price: Construction Law for Consultants - Live Session or Webcast: $299.00 + GST = $313.95

APEGBC Student Member Price: Construction Law for Consultants - Live Session or Webcast: $149.50 + GST = $156.98

Please Note: *A minimum number of registrations are needed by February 21, 2017 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]
Instructed by Beth Allard, a senior litigator specializing in engineering and construction matters, participants will 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

Beth is experienced counsel in various commercial disputes involving complex contractual, tortious and regulatory legal issues, providing both litigation advice and negotiating successful and strategic resolutions. She regularly advises and assists clients on matters relating to tendering, procurement, project delivery and management, liens and dispute resolution. Beth’s practice also covers a range of liability defence work for design professionals, financial professionals, directors and officers, health-care professionals and various associations. She also counsels regulatory bodies with respect to core regulatory obligations, internal governance, relationships with stakeholders and agreements with external providers.

Beth has lectured and written extensively on various legal topics, including being an adjunct professor in civil procedure at the UBC law school. Beth is the author of “Contribution and Apportionment” in CLEBC’s British Columbia Business Disputes, and is a regular contributor to CLEBC’s Builders Lien Practice Manual.

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