The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting all aspects of industry. This panel will discuss many of the issues facing the construction industry, including force majeure contractual provisions; whether construction is considered an "essential business" when interpreting "stay at home" orders issued by local government; various employment issues facing the construction industry; and the effect of COVID-19 on insurance coverage issues, including business interruption. In addressing these topics, the panel will offer its expertise and guidance to help guide attendees through this uncertain time.
Who Should Attend
Lawyers representing contractors
What You Will Learn
Attendees will learn about COVID-19 and the impact on:
Construction contract change order provisions and force majeure
Business interruption claims on insurance policiest
The impact of stay at home orders - is it an essential business