Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
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Draft and Negotiate Fair and Reasonable Contracts
Do you have the drafting skills to successfully allocate risk and prevent future disputes with key contract provisions? Are you up to date on the most recent standard form changes? This information-packed program covers everything from construction contract fundamentals and recent developments to drafting and negotiating techniques. You'll gain the knowledge and practical tools you need to protect your party's interests and create a fair and reasonable construction agreement. Register today!
This program covers construction contract fundamentals for attorneys. It may also benefit paralegals and construction executives.
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including - Ethics: 1.00 Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
This course has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 7.0 credit hours. 6.0 hours can be applied to the Areas of Professional Practice requirement and 1.0 hour can be applied toward the ethics and professionalism requirement. This nontraditional format program is appropriate for newly admitted and experienced attorneys.
STEPHEN P. LAITINEN is a partner with Larson King, LLP, where he works for clients in the areas of complex commercial, professional liability, construction defect, intellectual property, and product liability disputes. He regularly tries cases to verdict in state, federal and administrative courts, and litigates in state and federal courts throughout the country. Mr. Laitinen is a frequent regional and national speaker on complex commercial litigation issues. He co-authored "Swanson v. Brewster: Are the Minnesota Courts Reforming the Tort System?' published in the William Mitchell College of Law's Journal of Law and Practice (April 2011); and "Social Media - A New 'Must Use' Tool in Litigation," in FOR THE DEFENSE (August 2010) with colleague Hilary Loynes. Mr. Laitinen is the current chair of the Commercial Litigation Committee and a member of the Amicus Curiae and Long-Term Care committees for the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota; the U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; and the Eastern District for U.S. District Court, District of Wisconsin. Mr. Laitinen is a member of the Ramsey County, Hennepin County, and Minnesota State bar associations; the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association; and the Defense Research Institute. He earned his B.S. degree from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and his J.D. degree from Drake University.
JOHN E MACHULAK is a shareholder in the Milwaukee law firm of Machulak, Robertson & Sodos, S.C. He has been certified as a civil trial specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Mr. Machulak practices in the areas of general, construction and civil litigation. He is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, the American and Milwaukee County bar associations, and the American Association for Justice. Mr. Machulak earned his B.A. degree from the University of Chicago and his J.D. degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
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