** Canceled ** Texas Construction Law Basics: A Legal Happy Hour

** Canceled ** Texas Construction Law Basics: A Legal Happy Hour

Thursday, July 13, 2023 (3:00 PM - 5:00 PM) (CDT)


Cool down this summer and join us for cocktails and Texas Construction Law Basics! 

This program provides construction industry professionals with an interactive sampling of various legal issues that frequently arise in today’s construction projects. The discussion includes a healthy blend of risk-shifting construction contract provisions, case law, statutes and adult beverages, all of which play an important part in contractors’ lives every day. Consumed in the proper proportions, the attendees should leave armed with awareness of these areas of risk, as well as options for avoiding and/or managing such risks.

Program Objectives:

  1. Review of Contract Documents/Concealed Conditions
  • Lonergan/Spearin/Mastec
  • Chapter 59
  1. Delays and Extensions of Time
  • Grounds for extensions
  • Compensable v. non-compensable
  • NDFD/Zachry
  • Force majeure
  1. Change Management
  • Notice requirements/James
  • Change Order requirements/effects
  • CCD risks
  1. Getting Paid: Lien and Bond Claim Overview
  • Private v. Public
  • Overview of lien requirements
  • Overview of bond claim requirements

Target Audience:

Entry to mid-level construction professionals such as project administrators, project engineers, assistant project managers, project managers, etc.


Denis Ducran, Peckar & Abramson, PC
Russell W. Smith, Cokinos|Young


Early Bird pricing ends on Thursday, June 29, 2023.

Cancellation Policy

Failure to cancel or reschedule prior to the start of a class, program, or event without at least two business days written notice will result in the forfeiture of your registration fee.  For complimentary classes, programs, or events, a $25 administrative fee will be assessed for no shows who do not provide advanced notice.

AGC Houston
3825 Dacoma St.
Houston, TX 77092 United States
Event Contact
Charlene Anthony
(713) 843-3700
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Thursday, July 13, 2023 (3:00 PM - 5:00 PM) (CDT)
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