Construction Defect

What CLE Courses Do YOU Want To See??

We get extremely busy around the end of the year and through January.  This is due to the fact that a number of states have December 31 deadlines and California has a January 31 deadline.  Once we get through our super busy period, then we switch gears and start calendaring more CLE tapings for the new year. Well, it’s that time of…

CLE Course: Construction Defect Litigation from the Plaintiff Perspective

This CLE course presents a series of case studies in successful planning, analysis and execution of expert work on behalf of plaintiff real property owners. Construction defect litigation can be expensive, confusing and long process… but it doesn’t have to be. Through this CLE presentation, Pete Fowler Construction Services (PFCS) will break down the process from the expert witness point of view…

CLE Course on Effective Negotiation Strategies

Well over 90% of civil and criminal cases never make it to a courtroom, as the great majority of cases nowadays either end in plea bargain or settlement. What does that mean for you? It means that in today’s legal world of backed up dockets and clogged courts, solid negotiation skills are almost as important as solid trial skills. “In business as…

The Payment Process on a Construction Project

In this new CLE course Florida construction law attorney Charles Jimerson provides an overview of the payment process on a construction project.  The main topics discussed by Mr. Jimerson include the flow of money in a construction project, the payment process, conditions precedent to payment for contractors & subcontractors, “pay-when-paid” clauses and how retainage clauses are utilized in a construction project. “There…

New CLE Course: Construction Contracts

What you don’t know can hurt you – especially when it comes to construction contracts.  When you are representing clients involved in construction projects – whether it’s the owner, general contractor or subcontractor – it is extremely important to know the fundamental provisions that must be included in the construction contract and the practical effects that these provisions will have on your…

Construction Defect: Expert Witness

Learn from the experts themselves! In Construction Defect: Expert Witness Pete Fowler and Paul Kushner of Pete Fowler Construction Services provide an informative and entertaining look at how to best deploy your expert witness in construction defect litigation. Knowing and understanding the expert in a construction defect case, making the right tactical decisions, and taking the time to prepare will pay off…