Many interior design firms are small businesses, but they face the same risks for liability and loss as larger businesses. This seminar will highlight common issues creating liability, how to manage those risks, and how to strengthen your business. Kristine focuses on serving the needs of the design and construction community, so will bring that focus to this seminar. Topics will include : Business Protocols, Contracts, Change Management, Document Management, Communication Traps, etc.
Understanding potential challenges will help you identify, minimize, and manage your business risk. Questions and conversation will be welcome.
10:00 AM - Check In Begins
10:30 AM - Presentation Begins
Kristine A. Kubes, Legal Advisor, Litigator, Mediator, Educator, Past Chair, ABA Forum on Construction Law
Attorney Kristine A. Kubes is principal of Kubes Law Office, PLLC, serving design and construction professionals through all stages of a project – from contracts to payment issues, liens, risk management, and defense of professional liability claims. She is a litigator, a mediator, and an educator on construction, design, and ethics issues. Kristine is Past National Chair of the American Bar Association Forum on Construction Law. She served as a public member on the MN Board of AELSLAGID from 2006-2013, during which she served two terms as Board Chair from 2009-2011. She is a long-time ASID Industry Partner and frequent teacher at member seminars. www.kubeslaw.com