Minnesota Subcontractors Association - Event Information


Event Name:Contract Seminar and Happy Hour Meet & Greet
Description:We are coming to Rochester! Come for the education event and stay for the happy hour meet & greet!
Event Date:02-22-18
Event Time:02:30 PM - 07:00 PM Central
Location:Canadian Honker Events at Apache
1517 16th Street SW
Rochester, MN 55902

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Contact Person:Lisa Houts
(phone: 952-270-3645)
Details:
Join us for TWO great
events back to back...
 
When: Thursday, February 22 2018
Time: Constract Seminar               2:30-4:30pm (see below for details)
Happy Hour Meet & Greet   4:30-7:00pm
Where:     
Canadian Honker Events at Apache
1517 - 16th Street SW
Rochester, MN
Cost:
Seminar: FREE
Happy Hour: FREE first drink* and appetizers
(To help us with planning, please pre-register)

CLICK HERE for a flyer to share! 

Problematic Contract Clauses and
Subcontractor Recourses Seminar

2:30-4:30pm

Review typical contract clauses encountered by Subcontractors and discuss the potential problems of such clauses to Subcontractors, concentrating on some of the more practical clausesin Subcontracts:
 
   Part 1
Patrick Ouellet, Construction/Claim Assistance Services 
  • Scope
  • Changes
  • Notice provisions
  • The concept of reasonably inferable
  • No damage for delays
Patrick Ouellet is a Civil Engineer by trade that has worked in the construction industry and construction claims for over 25 years.  He is Owner of a consulting firm that helps Contractors, Owners, Sureties, Claim Consultants and Legal Firms with all operational aspects of construction; from estimating and bidding, to contract review, documentation and change management, as well as project closeout and construction claims.  He is also an adjunct instructor at Dunwoody College of Technology in Minneapolis, Minnesota
 
 
   Part 2
Jason Tarasek, Attorney with Thompson Tarasek Lee-O’Halloran PLLC 
  • Default and termination
  • Payment clauses
  • Retainage
  • Recourses
Jason Tarasek is a construction attorney who resolves disputes through negotiation and, when necessary, litigation.  He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Minnesota Subcontractors Association. Jason assists subcontractors in obtaining full payment for their work.  He often forecloses mechanic's liens on behalf of his clients, who - when successful - may be entitled to recover their attorney's fees. He has successfully first-chaired jury trials, bench trials and successfully argued cases to the Minnesota Court of Appeals and Minnesota Supreme Court.  He represents clients throughout Minnesota and North Dakota.


Happy Hour Meet & Greet
4:30-7:00pm

 
MSA Sponsor:      

General Contractors:   


                                                             
Who is invited?
  • Sponsoring Subcontractor Owners, Managers, Project Managers, Superintendents, Contract Administrators, Staff & invited guests
  • Sponsoring General Contractor Owners, Managers, Project Managers, Superintendents, Contract Administrators, Staff & invited guests
  • MSA Members - Owners, Project Managers, Estimators, Sales Representatives etc. 
  • MSA Guests by invitation
 
To help us with planning, reservations are appreciated 
(if you register and something comes up where you cannot attend, please help us out by sending an email to events@msamn.com or calling Lisa at 952.270.3645) 

IF YOU REGISTER ONLINE AND COME - YOU WILL RECEIVE A FREE DRINK TICKET AND YOUR NAME WILL BE ENTERED IN A DRAWING FOR A NICE PRIZE. ONLY ADVANCE REGISTRATIONS QUALIFY!

These events are a lot of fun and have been well attended by our members and contractor representatives. The purpose is to allow MSA members to network with key representatives in an informal setting. Come for ten minutes or the whole time. 

MSA has Meet & Greets scheduled each month going several months out. Watch for invitations. Scheduling is flexible and determined by the MSA host and general contractor. Would you like to sponsor an event? Contact Lisa Houts at events@msamn.com or 952.270.3645 to get on the list.
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