Legislative Update: 2016 and Beyond

9th Annual MNCPA Construction Conference, Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West, 3131 Campus Drive, Plymouth, MN 55441

What key changes came out of the 2016 legislative session? What impact do they have on the Minnesota construction industry? What major issues are coming down the pipeline for next year? Get answers to these questions and more in this timely update session. Review highlights from the recent legislative session including retainage reform, statutory right to stop work as a result of nonpayment, and recovering legal fees if seeking retainage. Examine why, how and when construction contracts need to be reviewed and updated to reflect the new laws. Learn more about the ongoing legislative battle regarding indemnity and defense obligations in construction contracts. Plus, take a look at upcoming initiatives for the 2017 legislative session.