The Professional Liability policy is unlike many other insurance policies, in that it is written on a "Claims Made and Reported" basis. The basic concept is simple: the claim is tied to the policy in effect when the claim is reported to the insurance carrier rather than the policy in effect when the alleged act occurred. For example, a claim made and reported in 2017 regarding alleged negligence on a project that was completed in 2013, would trigger the 2017 policy. Sound sim
This program has been registered with the AIA for 1 CEU. Information on how to obtain AIA credit or a certificate of participation will be distributed after the webinar. October 11th at 1:00 p.m. EST Register Here Today! Construction contract administration is an important service design professionals provide that helps the owner, the contractor, and the design team achieve the goal of a successful project. But like all design services, contract administration may present uni
Please join Harter Secrest & Emery LLP (HSE) and Poole Professional - New York, Inc. (Poole Professional) for an in-depth and practical look at the information security threats facing your practice and how to address them from a regulatory and risk-management standpoint, including: Frequency and complexity of information security threats What regulatory frameworks cover your practice and what's on the horizon Insurance coverage for information security threats Managing the ri
Join Berkley Design Professional Wednesday, September 13th from 2:00 - 3:30 PM EST for a complimentary, live webinar. At the heart of almost every successful construction project is a well-structured and coordinated design team. By contrast, where the design “team” concept breaks down––or never even really gets started––projects fail, profits evaporate, clients are lost, and claims follow.
Drawing upon multiple examples of both success and failure, this 90-minute webinar pr
Be careful out there! In the aftermath of a disaster like hurricane Harvey, people turn to architects and engineers to provide much-needed assistance. When you lend a hand please make sure to protect your staff and your firm. The law may not protect you from liability, even for services performed for such a worthy cause. Now is not the time to forgo sound risk-management practices. It is extremely important that you get a written contract that not only specifies your roles an