Colorado Construction Defects Attorneys

Construction Defects Lunch and Learn 2019

Need DORA and/or CAMICB Continuing Education Credits?

Burg Simpson’s Construction Defect Group is pleased to release our updated Lunch & Learn continuing education programs. Let us come to your office to provide a convenient learning experience; we will even provide a catered lunch. Sign up to earn your continuing education credits today!

2019 Lunch & Learn Opportunities

SET UP A LUNCH & LEARN FOR YOUR OFFICE!

We love to help you learn so you can live a better life by being a better CAM. Book one of our CAMICB and DORA approved classes to earn credits and a few laughs. We can come to your office and bring breakfast, lunch or afternoon “snacks.” Just call Loura Sanchez at 303-522-5823 or email her at lsanchez@burgsimpson.com to find a date that works for you.

We have over a dozen accredited classes but here are our most requested. If you don’t see a topic you’d like, ask us!

Available Courses:

INSURANCE DISPUTES – KNOW YOUR RIGHTS:

This course is designed to an overview of the obligations of insurance companies based on policies, state law, insurance commission rulings and case law. You will learn what to do if you encounter one of the 8 most common unfair claim settlement practices and how to protect your community association’s rights.

SITTING FOR A DEPOSITION—EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW BUT WERE AFRAID TO ASK:

During this fun, interactive class, we will cover the basics of what a deposition is, why it is taken, the parties and its importance in litigation. We also cover how to prepare and effectively answer questions.

MANAGER TESTIMONY IN COURT—HOW TO BE A STAR ON THE STAND:

This class explores the players in the courtroom and 10 rules for effective testimony in any kind of case a manager may be asked to testify in. We cover common obstacles that witnesses face and how to overcome them.

GUIDELINES FOR PROPERTY MANAGER DOCUMENTATION:

Discusses what documents constitute the “Association’s File” and steps you can take to ensure that the minutes, correspondence, and other association records protect, rather than harm, the association’s legal rights.

CONSTRUCTION DEFECT LITIGATION—THE ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE PROPERTY MANAGER:

This program discusses the roles and responsibilities of the property manager in the timely identification of construction defects, including how to protect yourself and the management company from liability. Suggestions for setting up a successful investigation by the engineers will also be discussed, along with tips for disclosure and communication during and following a construction defect lawsuit.

THE MIGHTY MILLENNIALS – LEARN HOW TO HARNESS THE SKILLS OF MILLENNIALS ON YOUR BOARDS, COMMITTEE OR IN YOUR OFFICE:

As you interact with more diverse ages on your boards (21-81) it’s likely you may become frustrated with how those outside your age group process, communicate and implement decisions. Join us for a fast-paced, hands-on walk-thru of millennials’ needs, wants and how you can work best with them.

COMMUNITY NEXT—2020 + BEYOND:

Explore the future of community association management in the four essential areas of association governance, community management, public policy, and external influences. Based on nationwide multi-year project done by CAI National.

 

 

Loura K. Sanchez
Marketing Director, Construction Defects
lsanchez@burgsimpson.com
303-522-5823

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