HalfMoon Education Inc. Knowledge Gets You There

Presenter: Ryan Jezdimir and 1 more

Recording Date:

Recording Location: Online

Type: USB MP3/Video + PDF Manual

Product Code: 17442

Product Number: 20 USACONC2 7 28 USBP

State-Specific Continuing Education Info:

Description:

This video recording is approximately 3hours in length and is available for $139 (including shipping). A PDF manual of the presentation materials are included. Please refer to specific state licensing rules or certification requirements to determine if this learning method is eligible for continuing education credit.

How to Use

Streamable/downloadable self-study formats are available approximately 5 weeks after the date of the live event. Please allow up to 4 hours to download the audio file. This time varies greatly depending on internet speed.

The streamable MP4 video self-study package includes a video recording of the presentation as well as a PDF of the manual that was given to attendees. The manual contains written materials prepared by the seminar speaker(s).

You will be required to complete a follow-up quiz with 80% or greater accuracy (multiple attempts allowed) at the conclusion of the presentation if you wish to obtain a certificate of completion for the program. The acceptance of self-administered continuing education activities vary widely between states and professions. Before undertaking any self-study effort, you should review the rules of your licensing/certifying entity.
The downloadable self-study package includes an MP3 format audio recording of a live seminar and a PDF of the manual that was distributed at the seminar. You will be required to download both the audio recording and the manual. The manual contains written materials prepared by the seminar speaker(s).

The audio file contains embedded number codes, which you are required to document and return to HalfMoon if you wish to obtain a certificate of completion for the program. The acceptance of self-administered continuing education activities vary widely between states and professions. Before undertaking any self-study effort, you should review the rules of your licensing/certifying entity.

HalfMoon Education guarantees its products. The self-study products are recorded from a live seminar and there are circumstances where an audio recording is not available. HalfMoon will contact you and issue a full refund if the product you ordered is not available. If you are not happy with a product you receive, you can return the product for a full refund. However, refunds will not be issued if completion certificates are requested.

Agenda:

Advanced Construction Contracts: Sustainability Design and Ethics
Tuesday, July 28, 2020, 10:30 am – 1:30 pm CDT

Contract Issues on Sustainable Design and Construction Projects

Ryan Jezdimir

   Current status of sustainable construction in the U.S.
   Unique challenges of sustainable construction projects
   Understanding certifications and designations
   Avoiding ambiguity when using “green” terminology in contracts
   Setting achievable sustainability goals
   Specifying consequences for failure to meet sustainability goals
   Examining contract clauses associated with sustainability goals
   Green products and materials: delays, performance and other challenges
   Verification, documentation and certification
   Decertification and revocation:
      understanding potential consequences of failure to meet   
      sustainability goals


Ethical Considerations in Contract Negotiation, Drafting and Administration
Alison R. Mullins

   The importance of ethical business practices
   Laws, statutes and regulations governing ethical conduct
   Examining penalties for unethical behavior
   Ethics in bidding and other pre-contract activities
   Demonstrating impartiality when awarding of contracts and subcontracts
   Avoiding conflicts of interest
   Discouraging gifts and favors
   Promoting health, safety and welfare
   Ethics in design and construction: real-world case studies



Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.


Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.


Webinars are presented via GoToWebinar, an easy-to-use application that can be run on most systems and tablets. Instructions and login information will be provided in an email sent close to the date of the webinar. It is highly recommended that you download, install and test the application before the webinar begins by clicking on the link in the email.

GoToWebinar App requirements: 
Windows 7 - 10 or Mac OSX Mavericks (10.9) - macOS Catalina (10.15)


Web Browser:
The two most recent version of the following browsers:
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer v11 (or later) with Flash enabled


Internet connection:
 Minimum of 1Mbps       Hardware: 2GB RAM or more


For more information, visit the Support section at www.gotowebinar.com

Speakers:

Ryan Jezdimir

Attorney with Blevins Sanborn Jezdimir Zack PLC, in Detroit, MI

Mr. Jezdimir focuses his practice on construction law and litigation. He has counseled clients at all stages of a construction project–from bid to the final payment. He has prosecuted and defended against substantial extra compensation claims, obtained a multimillion dollar jury verdict against a developer for fraud, and argued before the Michigan Court of Appeals and Supreme Court. Mr. Jezdimir is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and the American Bar Association’s Forum on the Construction Industry. He has been selected for inclusion in Michigan Super Lawyers Rising Stars, and as a top construction litigator by the magazine, DBusiness.

Alison R. Mullins

Partner at Shannon, Mullins & Wright, LLP, in Alexandria, VA

Ms. Mullins focuses her practice on all aspects of commercial dispute resolution. In particular, she often represents architects, engineers, and others involved in the construction industry. Ms. Mullins received her J.D. degree from Roger Williams University School of Law in Bristol, Rhode Island. Before entering the private practice of law, she started her legal career as a contracts manager and in-house counsel at a large architectural firm in Northern Virginia. Ms. Mullins is admitted to practice in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. She is on the Board of Governors and Membership Chairperson of the Virginia State Bar Construction and Public Contracts Law Section, an Allied Professional member of the American Institute of Architects, Northern Virginia and District of Columbia Chapters. Ms. Mullins is an author/co-author of several industry periodicals, as well as a frequent presenter.