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Resnick & Louis, P.C. – Attorneys at Law

Resnick & Louis, P.C. was founded in 2012 by Mitchell J. Resnick and Lena M. Louis, both of whom are highly respected attorneys in the legal and business communities, with over 40 years of collective experience. Together they have developed a team of diverse and experienced attorneys who are licensed to represent clients in various jurisdictions.

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Emily Dotson to Speak at CLM: Construction Conference

Emily K. Dotson will be speaking on September 27th at the CLM Construction Conference in Chicago, IL with William Noonan from Alliant Construction Services Group, Caryn Siebert from Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc. and Stephen Kleps with Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. Session 4 – National – Which End of Your Building is Sinking: Examining Front End vs. Back End Risk Speakers: Emily Dotson, Resnick & Louis, P.C. Stephen Kleps, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. William Noonan, Willis Towers Watson Caryn Siebert, Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc. September 27, 2018 4:00 PM The panel will present recent examples of construction claims arising from work on adjacent properties. The multi disciplinary panel (expert, attorney, adjuster) will discuss claims from their various perspectives and actively engage the audience or “collective experience” of audience members. Topics will include claims related to various construction activities as including under pining, shoring, dewatering, and other geotechnical and construction related mitigation activities. What can be done to mitigate construction risks on the front end and how to determine causation, mitigation, and risk management during the claims process when something goes wrong. Takeaways: -Understanding the duties and obligations by those involved with the project and who may have documents necessary to understand liability. -Underlying investigating of insuring that your insured has appropriate insurance and document the project, what you need for your claims file in relation to sink holes. -How to best use construction consultants to evaluate valuation of losses and third-party repair plans


Jennifer Boldi and Prescott Jones to speak at PLRB Western Regional Conference

Recent Property Case Law Update CPCU TX June 26, 2018 — 10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. June 27, 2018 — 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Jennifer A. Boldi, Partner, Resnick & Louis, P.C. Prescott T. Jones, Partner, Resnick & Louis, P.C. This session will teach: *Review current coverage and case law trends and improve your ability to forecast court decisions *Identify current regional issues and concerns in the property insurance field *Use reasoning skills to apply policy provisions to factual scenarios *Compare notes involving coverage challenges with other claims professionals from your region


Emily Dotson to Speak at ABA Legal Roundtable: Insurance & Indemnity

Emily Dotson will be speaking at the ABA Legal Roundtable on February 21st. This fast-paced discussion is designed to help contractors: * Understand indemnity and its role in different types of construction contracts * Quickly locate and identify differing indemnity provisions in typical Construction Documents, including AIA forms. * Recognize dangerously broad indemnity provisions and how they affect Project risk and expand liability * Appreciate why the nature of the Project (public or private) is important in contract negotiations * Recognize that different states have different laws about the enforceability of broad indemnity terms * Evaluate wrap insurance coverage and its effect on indemnity and additional insured requirements of the contract * Successfully negotiate reasonable and realistic additional insured requirements * Draft, edit and negotiate favorable indemnity language To register for this event CLICK HERE!