This seminar will focus on legal issues that arise when companies in the consturction industry are in financial difficulty. Included will be practical advice on how to handle those difficult situations.
8:30 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
I. Introduction To Construction Topics Relevant To A Troubled Situation
II. Bankruptcy Basics
A. Bankruptcy Of The Owner
B. Bankruptcy Of The Contractor
C. Bankruptcy Of The Subcontractor
9:50 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
III. Mechanics Liens Including Section 546(c) And Miller Act
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
IV. Bonding Insurance And Letters Of Credit
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
V. Contracts, Constructive Trusts And Retainages
1:45 p.m. - 2:35 p.m.
VI. Doing Business With Troubled Companies – Project Completion In
2:35 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
VII. Litigation And Litigation Avoidance Including Arbitration
3:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
VIII. Preferences And Fraudulent Transfers
4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.