Samantha Ip Speaking at American Bar Association’s The Future of Construction Law Conference

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Clark Wilson LLP senior partner Samantha Ip to speak at the American Bar Association's upcoming The Future of Construction Law Conference taking place in Vancouver from April 12 - 14, 2023.

Join Clark Wilson LLP senior partner Samantha Ip as she speaks at the American Bar Association’s annual event, The Future of Construction Law Conference, which will be hosted at Parq Vancouver from Wednesday, April 12th through Friday, April 14th, 2023.

This three-day event will bring together over 6,000 lawyers and construction leaders from across the United States and Canada, and is one of the biggest construction law events in North America.

On Thursday, April 13th, Sam be part of the ABA’s expert panel for the workshop, “The Future of Construction Insurance and Bonding”. She will weigh in on the recent developments and anticipated future trends for all things construction insurance.

In this timely session, Sam and her colleagues Tyler J. Derr of Carlton Fields and Gary Lanier Smith, Jr of the Insurance Office of America will cover everything from rip/tear and CGL coverage for construction defects to project-specific wrap policies and captive insurance, changes in additional insured coverages, and subcontractor default insurance. They will also explore bonding trends, including bid bonds and performance, payment, and warranty bonds.

This interactive workshop will also answer your frequently answered questions, including:

> Will domestic and international underwriting standards, coverages, and policy language begin to merge?
> Will the current coverage for construction defects evaporate?
> Will subcontractor default insurance make inroads into the surety market?
> How will the governing law develop to emerging insurance products?
> How does subcontractor default insurance and bonds compare when it comes to coverage and costs?

Learn more about this incredible three-day program and how to register HERE.