Construction Claims on Public Projects

Lorman Education Services
Training overview
Professional Course
Self-paced Online
1 hour
From 149 USD

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Course description

Construction Claims on Public Projects

Be prepared for the complex construction claims that may arise on public projects.

Owners, contractors, subcontractors, and architects who are experienced in private construction contracts can run into trouble when dealing with public works contract claims. This topic will provide persons who work on public works contracts around the country with the fundamental elements of public works claims and will also provide information regarding the basic processes for addressing those claims.

Who should attend?

This live webinar is designed for attorneys, engineers, city administrators, county and municipal officers, presidents, vice presidents, public works and utility directors, developers, project managers, planners, and construction professionals.

Training content

Ground Rules

Claims by Party

  • By and Against Public Entity
  • By and Against Contractor
  • By and Against Subcontractor
  • Surety Role

Claims by Contract Type

Types of Claim

  • Delay/Acceleration
  • Impact/Disruption
  • Defective Work
  • Defective Specifications
  • Nonpayment
  • False Claims

Types of Damage

  • Classic Contract Issues

Certification / Credits

Credits: CLE, ENG

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to identify whether you have a claim and what type of claim you have.
  • You will be able to discuss the claims that relate to the type of contract you are using.
  • You will be able to explain the difference between a delay claim and an impact claim.
  • You will be able to explain the difference between design specifications and performance specifications.

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Lorman Education Services

Lorman Education Services
2510 Alpine Road
54702 Eau Claire Wisconsin

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