Events + Presentations Archive

2016 Top Ohio Construction Law Developments and What to Watch for in 2017

In the first webinar of our 2017 Construction Law Webinar Series, Mike Madigan discussed top cases from 2016 and previewed what is in store for construction law in 2017. Read more here.

Mediation: Know When to Hold Them + When to Fold Them

Mediation is increasingly utilized to minimize the high costs and uncertainty of litigation in the digital age. Practitioners are well served to better understand what techniques are – or are not – effective in mediation. Don Gregory, chair of our construction law area, hosted a seminar focused on mediation. Drawing from his many experiences as […]

2016 Ohio Asphalt Expo Presentation

Stephanie Union presented at the 2016 Ohio Asphalt Expo on March 30, 2016. Learn more about Stephanie’s presentation. The Asphalt Expo is Ohio’s premiere asphalt pavement event with multiple concurrent educational sessions and trade show and exhibition. The expo attracts a wide variety of audiences across the asphalt paving industry.

Arbitrator Subpoenas: Are They Worth The Paper They Are Printed On?

Construction lawyer Don Gregory presented alongside Houston attorney Bill Andrews at a recent American Arbitration Association (AAA) webinar, discussing the effectiveness of arbitrator subpoenas to third-party witnesses and related issues. The presenters offered an overview of AAA rules, arbitrator authority, court territorial restrictions, and permissibility of pre-hearing third-party discovery by subpoena. Additionally, the construction lawyers […]

Competitive Bidding

Practice chair Don Gregory was invited to speak at the Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association’s annual meeting on the topic of competitive bidding for public contracts in the construction industry. Don covered the requirements (and exceptions) that are critical for public entities to consider when opening projects for bid, including criteria for (1) advertising requirements, (2) […]