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Division 7: INSURANCE, SURETY & LIENS

Division 7: INSURANCE, SURETY & LIENS


Mission Statement

To study developments and trends relating to insurance coverage, surety bonds and liens for the purpose of educating construction industry participants.

Steering Committee

Timothy C. Ford, Chair

Daniel P. King, Immediate Past Chair

Joshua Ballance

B. Michael Clark Jr.

Sam Laurin

Jason Quintero

Robert J. Dietz

Philip J. Truax

Troy Miller

Julia Hunting

Bill Franczek, Governing Committee Liaison

Standing Subcommittees

Membership Subcommittee, Jason Quintero, Chair

Programming Subcommittee, Philip J. Truax, Chair

Publications Subcommittee, B. Michael Clark, Jr., Chair

Technology Subcommittee, Robert J. Dietz and Sam Laurin, Co-Chairs

Additional Liaisons

Larry Lerner, Diversity Committee

Stephanie Dodson Dougherty, Young Lawyers Division


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    Message From The Chair



    Welcome to the Division on Insurance, Surety and Liens (Division 7) of the ABA Forum on Construction Law. Division 7 conducts monthly teleconferences on the first Thursday of each month at 1:00 p.m. ET. The call-in number is 866-646-6488 and the passcode is 711-487-1942. Every other month, these calls include a Hot Topic presentation. The calls are open to all Forum members and provide an excellent entre into the activities, publications, and speaking opportunities available within the Division and Forum. As a benefit to Division 7 members, Division 7 publishes the quarterly newsletter “Insurance, Surety & Liens” containing substantive articles, news and events. At each national meeting of the Forum, Division 7 hosts an informal dinner for its members, family and friends and coordinates a Division breakfast and/or lunch featuring a nationally-prominent speaker. All current and prospective Division 7 members are invited and encouraged to attend and participate in Division 7 activities.

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    Committee Events

    MONTHLY STEERING COMMITTEE CONFERENCE CALL

    December 1, 2016
    The next monthly conference call of the Steering Committee of Division 7 will be on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time (Noon CDT).  All members of the Forum and Division 7 are encouraged to join the call. The call in number is 866-646-6488 and the passcode is 711-487-1942. Please join us.
     
    Section Events

      In Defense of Lying: The Ethics of Deception in Mediation

      12/15/2016-12/15/2016

      Some level of deception inevitably occurs in mediation. Whether phrased as gamesmanship or puffery, the parties distrust one another, and mediators are trained not to believe much of what they are told by the participants. What is an acceptable amount of deception during the mediation process? ...

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    Modified by Robert Dietz on November 9, 2016

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