Join us for a review of commonly used construction contracts, including CCDC and CCA contracts. Get a refresher on some of the typical provisions contained in construction contracts and examine how different risks are allocated throughout a contract with TDS lawyer, Bailey Harris.
This session will also feature a discussion on commonly litigated provisions of contracts, making reference to recent decisions in Manitoba and across Canada, and additional COVID-19 contract considerations.
About the Speaker
Bailey Harris, Partner, Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP
Bailey is the Vice-Chair of the Manitoba Bar Association Construction Law Section and is a partner at Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP. She focuses her practice on all areas of the construction industry and acts for owners, general contractors and subcontractors in construction disputes and other construction projects including tendering and procurement, contract review and drafting and workplace safety and health.
Bailey’s practice is also focused in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, administrative law and professionally regulated self-governing professionals. Bailey acts as counsel in proceedings before all levels of court in Manitoba, arbitrators, adjudicators, labour boards and human rights tribunals. She also acts as council in alternative dispute resolution forums such as private mediations and judicially assisted dispute resolution (JADR).