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Douglas R. Halstrom to speak at AIA Newark & Suburban Architects’ Continuing Education Seminar for Small Firms

East Hanover, New Jersey, April 16, 2014

On Tuesday, April 22, 2014, L’Abbate Balkan partner, Douglas R. Halstrom, will speak at the AIA Newark & Suburban Architects’ Continuing Education Seminar for Small Firms.

Mr. Halstrom will present “Key Contractual Provisions for Architects,” which will provide an overview of (1) the importance of having a written contract; (2) pay if paid/pay when paid clauses; (3) no damages for delay clauses; (4) indemnification clauses; (5) how green building requirement affects contracts; and (6) how copyright law affects contracts.

Mr. Halstrom is a member of L’Abbate Balkan’s Design Professional Practice Group. Since its founding in 1981, L’Abbate Balkan has been serving the design profession and has been a recognized leader in the field of architects' and engineers' professional liability defense.

The seminar will be held on April 22, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at 21 Van Vleck Street in Montclair, New Jersey. For more information about the seminar and to register, please visit the AIA Newark & Suburban Architects’ website.


If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Richard P. Byrne, Esq. or Anthony P. Colavita, Esq., the managing partners of L’Abbate, Balkan, Colavita & Contini, L.L.P., by telephone 516.294.8844 or email or