PUA Hosts Webinar About Legal Cases Affecting Industry Professionals

Posted on: July 20, 2016 by Professional Underwriters Agency

Last week, PUA partnered with our carrier ARCH Insurance to host a webinar titled Legal Cases Impacting Design Professionals, Construction Managers and Design-Build Firms and Important Risk Management Lessons. The webinar was taught by Kent Holland* who reviewed legal decisions of importance to the industry and commonly recurring legal issues that professionals should be aware of. He then discussed the risk management lessons learned from these cases.
Topics included:

  • indemnification
  • statute of limitations
  • code compliance
  • third party beneficiaries & claims
  • limitation of liability
  •  certificate of merit
  • standard of care
  • damages/betterment
  • construction management responsibility
  • expert witness testimony
  • design-build issues

Use the link below to download the slides from the presentation.


This webinar was filed with the American Institute of Architects (AIA) for continuing education credit for Arch policyholders. Certificates of completion can be issued for submittal to state licensing boards.

*Kent Holland and ConstructionRisk , LLC is not a subsidiary or affiliate of Arch Insurance. Arch Insurance expressly disclaims any and all damages and other costs that may arise related to the use of or reliance upon the products, services, representations or warranties made by or on behalf of Kent Holland or ConstructionRisk, LLC.

Posted in: Architect Professional Liability