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Collaboration is Key on Construction Projects
On August 6, 2020, American Bar Association’s Forum on Construction Law held a wrap-up session of 11 previous free COVID-related webinars entitled the Leadership Roundtable. Panelists from previous webinars revisited topics discussed in the series, including dispute resolution, force majeure, workforce challenges and builders’ risk, including Adelberg Rudow construction lawyer Tracy Steedman. The central theme of the wrap up session was cooperation is key. During the May 12 webinar, Tracy and other panelists were hopeful that the pandemic’s impact would lead to more collaboration among the entire project team members. During the wrap-up session, Tracy noted “In 99% of the projects, that has actually happened. Everyone is willing to accept a piece of the damages, as opposed to pointing fingers.” To read the entire article, click here.