Events


Date: 3/9/2012
Time: 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Speakers:
Angela M. Otto, Peter J. Viteznik, Moderated by D. Gary Christensen

Location:
Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97232

Sponsor:
Oregon Law Institute

Event:

Deconstructing the Construction Litigation Case
Learn from the Best and Hone Your Strategies for Handling Construction Claims
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Presented by OLI (Oregon Law Institute of Lewis & Clark School)

"Use and Abuse of the Complex Construction Case Program"
10:1 5a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Moderator: D. Gary Christensen
Speakers: Angela M. Otto and Peter J. Viteznik

Topics:

  • What is the proper role and jurisdiction of the referee? Should the referee mediate?
  • Drafting the case management order to solve, not create, disputes
  • How does the court treat the referee's findings?
  • The program's benefits to prepare a case for mediation and for trial
  • Why the program does not work well at times
  • What is a complex case assignment within the program? Do you get a 24/7 judge?

To view a complete schedule of the day's panels, go to:  https://law.lclark.edu/live/files/10399-2012-construction-litigation

For more about OLI, vist their webpage at http://go.lclark.edu/oli

AREAS
Construction & Design