Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner of Goldberg & Connolly, To Moderate BTEA Panel on Construction Risk Management Essentials & the Changing Insurance Market

Goldberg & Connolly is pleased to announce that the firm, along with the Building Trades Employers' Association of New York City (BTEA), will present a panel entitled Construction Risk Management Essentials and the Changing Insurance Market. The event will take place on Wednesday, April 10, 2013at 8:00 a.m. at the Scandinavia House, located at 58 Park Avenue in New York City.

The panelists will address the major factors in the insurance market that are driving up costs for the contractor community, as well as other problematic insurance issues facing contractors today. Risk management topics will include, insurance industry trends; recent legal decisions and Labor Law §240 Compliance; types of insurance coverage required for contractors and business protection; coverage for "upstream parties"; the impact of horizontal and vertical exhaustion; and steps to mitigate construction insurance challenges.

The panel will be moderated by Goldberg & Connolly's Managing Partner, Henry L. Goldberg, Esq. Panelists will include Mitchell B. Reiter, Esq., Partner at Goldberg & Connolly, Geoffrey M. Hall, Senior Vice President of Construction at ACE USA, David Marino, Regional Executive Vice President of Greater New York at AON Construction Services Group, Richard Resnick, MBA, ARM, President and Founder of Project Risk Consultants, and Tanya Santry, Wrap-up Insurance Manager of Lend Lease (US) Holdings, Inc.

Henry L. Goldberg is a prominent authority in construction law and government contracting. Goldberg & Connolly represents owners and developers, construction contractors, subcontractors, sureties and government agencies. He regularly counsels his clients with regard to problems that arise during all phases of construction including the design, bidding, construction, management and closeout of projects, and he is an expert in all types of construction claims and controversies.

To register for the event or to become a program sponsor please contact Joel Park at (212) 450-7300 or jpark@bermangrp.com.