Category Archives: Construction Defense Practice

Video: Goals of Multijurisdictional Coordination in Construction Litigation

In this video taken from her popular webinar series, Tashia Rasul, partner at Lois Law Firm and Construction Defense Team Leader starts off 2021 by looking at the goals of construction clients in coordinating the defense litigation involving the same plaintiff/claimant in multiple jurisdictions.

Tashia Rasul leads webinar

Some of the topics that Tashia discusses:

  • Weaponizing Coordination: Tactics that Benefit the Employer.
  • Reduction of Litigation Costs – Reducing Duplicative Effort.
  • Avoiding Collateral Estoppel.
  • Pursuing Global Settlement.

This video is from a live webinar recorded on January 4, 2021.

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To register for our Construction Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling construction accident claims in New York, click the button below (or register here).

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The Goals of MultiJurisdictional Coordination: Construction Defense Webinar

Join Us for This Live Webinar on Monday, January 4th at 12PM EST

In this live webinar, “Goals of Multijurisdictional Coordination,” Tashia Rasul, partner at Lois Law Firm, provides an overview of the goals of the Construction Defense Practice when handling a catastrophic construction accident claim.

Tashia will discuss the four common goals she pursues:

  • Weaponizing Coordination: Tactics that Benefit the Employer.
  • Reduction of Litigation Costs – Reducing Duplicative Effort.
  • Avoiding Collateral Estoppel.
  • Pursuing Global Settlement.

To register for our Construction Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling construction accident claims in New York, click the button below (or register here).

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Video: Year End Review of Construction Litigation

In this video taken from her popular webinar series, Tashia Rasul, partner at Lois Law Firm and Construction Defense Team Leader looks at the important cases and trends that impacted the defense of construction claims in 2020. This video is from a live webinar recorded on December 7, 2020.

Tashia Rasul leads webinar

This video is from a live presentation on December 7, 2020.

How to attend these webinars live and ask questions.

To register for our Construction Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling construction accident claims in New York, click the button below (or register here).

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Year-End Review of Construction Case Law: Construction Defense Webinar

Join Us for This Live Webinar on Monday, December 7, 2020 at 12PM EST

In this live webinar, “Year-End Review of Construction Case Law,” Tashia Rasul, partner at Lois Law Firm, looks back at the important case law decisions of 2020 which will have an impact on how we defend claims in the future! Join us for this live discussion and Q & A.

Tashia will discuss the following:

  • Most important Workers’ Compensation construction accident trial and appellate decisions.
  • New case law impacting civil litigation.
  • A look ahead at how these case decisions will impact the practice in 2021.

To register for our Construction Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling construction accident claims in New York, click the button below (or register here).

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Video: Calculating Exposure in Dual Jurisdiction Construction Litigation

In this video taken from her popular webinar series, Tashia Rasul, partner at Lois Law Firm and Construction Defense Team Leader looks at exposure analysis issues that arise in Owner Controlled Insurance Program (OCIP) and Contractor Controlled Insurance Program (CCIP) projects. This video is from a live webinar recorded on November 2, 2020.

Tashia Rasul leads webinar

Some of the topics Tashia discusses include:

  • How to evaluate exposure in the worker’s compensation case.
  • How to analyze exposure in the general liability case
  • How and when exposure estimates should be provided by counsel to risk professionals and stakeholders- practical advice.

This video is from a live presentation on November 2, 2020.

How to attend these webinars live and ask questions.

To register for our Construction Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling construction accident claims in New York, click the button below (or register here).

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Evaluating Exposure in Catastrophic Construction Losses: Construction Defense Webinar

Join Us for This Live Webinar on Monday, November 2, 2020 at 12PM EST

In this live webinar, “Evaluating Exposure in Catastrophic Construction Losses,” Tashia Rasul, partner at Lois Law Firm, will explain how an experienced defense litigator evaluates catastrophic construction accident claims to provide accurate estimates of exposure throughout the lifecycle of the litigated case.

Tashia will discuss the following:

  • Workers’ Compensation exposures, including medical, indemnity, and permanency exposure.
  • Exposure in the civil litigation.
  • How and When exposure estimates should be provided by counsel to risk professionals and stakeholders.

To register for our Construction Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling construction accident claims in New York, click the button below (or register here).

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