Continuing Education for Professionals


7th Annual Construction Industry Summit

Henry T. Hagood Jr. Conference Center
5000 Grantswood Road
Irondale, Alabama

December 8 2020


Construction Law Section of the Alabama State Bar and Alabama AGC

OSHA Compliance Issues on Multi-Employer Worksites
Construction Litigation and Arbitration Update
False Claims Act:Scrutiny of Set-Aside Contracts
Federal and State Bid Protests
Hurricane Sally’s Impact on a Major Infrastructure Projec
Ethics for Construction Professionals

This year’s Construction Industry Summit will be presented both live and in a virtual format via GoToWebinar.  You can register for either format.

Note:  Social distancing will be observed at this conference, so in-person seating will be limited.  Masks and hand sanitizer will be available.

Agenda for December 8th

  • Continental Breakfast

  • Welcome and Introduction

    Sarah S. Osborne (Bradley Arant Boult Cummings) and Jeff Rodgers (Alabama AGC)

  • Construction Litigation and Arbitration Update

    James R. Williams Jr. (Balch & Bingham)

  • Hurricane Sally: Unpredictable Environmental Impacts on a Major Infrastructure Project

    Ben Nolan (Berkeley Research Group)

  • Break (10 Minutes)

  • State and Federal Bid Protests: When and How to Use the Protest Process

    J. Lister Hubbard (Capell & Howard) 

    Sarah S. Osborne (Bradley Arant Boult Cummings)

  • False Claims Act: Increased Scrutiny of Set-Aside Contracts

    J. Eric Getty (McGriff Seibels & Williams)

  • Break (10 Minutes)

  • Ethics for Construction Professionals: Dilemmas and Resolutions

    Clark R. Hammond (Wallace Jordan Ratliff & Brandt)

  • OSHA Compliance on Multi-Employer Worksites

    J. Burrus Riis (Hand Arendall Harrison Sale)

  • Adjourn


This course has been approved by the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission of Alabama for 4.3 hours’ credit, including 1 hour of ethics



The Henry T. Hagood Jr. Conference Center is located at Alabama AGC headquarters at 5000 Grantswood Road, Irondale, AL 35210

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2020 Summit Sponsors:

Construction Industry Section of the Alabama State Bar

AGC Alabama Construction Industry Services, Inc.

Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz

Balch & Bingham

Berkeley Research Group

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings

Brasfield & Gorrie

Capell & Howard

Huseby Global Litigation

McAbee Construction, Inc.

McGriff Seibels & Williams

Pearson Management Group

Rimkus Consulting Group

Upchurch Watson White & Max

Veritext Legal Solutions

Volkert, Inc.

Wallace Jordan Ratliff & Brandt

Bios and Power Points