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Geotechnical Contracts Web Series
Wednesday, May 19, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PDT
Category: Courses & Seminars

Geotechnical Contracts 2-part Web Series

Manage Risk & Improve Loss Prevention

CalGeo is partnering with the Geoprofessional Business Association (GBA) to deliver a two-part interactive web-based workshop series focused on managing risk and improving loss prevention through thoughtful terms and conditions in geoprofessional contracts.

*Please note: Unlike CalGeo's other courses, this course will NOT be recorded or available after the scheduled dates due to the preference of the speakers.

Topics Included:

  • Why contracts matter
  • Common contract terms that become problematic
  • Techniques for negotiating favorable contract terms
  • Resources you can use to manage risk and improve contract terms
  • Lessons learned from contract disputes

Workshop Presenters:

  • Lisa Gamblin, Esq. – Vice President, Claims & Risk Management at Terra Insurance Co.
  • Terry Scanlan, Esq. – Attorney at Cairncross & Hempelmann
  • Ji Shin, Esq. – General Counsel at Earth Systems, Inc


Two-part web series: May 19 & 26th, 2021 from 12-1pm Pacific Time


Only $50 for CalGeo and GBA members. Non-members $150.

Attendees who are not current GBA members will receive a discount code to purchase the GBA Contracts guide at a 50% discount. The guide normally sells to non-members for $400 but course attendees may purchase it for $200. This guide is highly recommended for anyone dealing with your firm's contracts.

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GBA Contract Reference Guide:

GBA’s Contract Reference Guide, Fourth Edition, now is available to GBA members in e-book version. This searchable, flip-book allows you to read, bookmark, make notations, and take the Guide with you on any device for quick reference at your fingertips.

This new edition not only provides significant updates from the prior editions, but also includes important new topics, such as Climate Change, Indemnities and Hold Harmless Provisions in Favor of the Consultant, and Instruments of Professional Service.

A great tool for project managers and others!

GBA would like to thank Terra Insurance Company for partnering with us on this effort.  It furthers our mutual goal of enhancing education and risk management across the geoprofessional community. We would also like to thank a dedicated team of volunteer lawyers from GBA and Terra Insurance Company.  We acknowledge and greatly appreciate the energy and assistance of all involved.

Contact: Kelly Cabal: [email protected]