TACC’s Spring Meeting will be held Thursday and Friday, May 4–5, 2017 at the French Lick Resort/West Baden Springs Hotel in French Lick, Indiana.
Below you’ll find the Schedule of Events for the meeting. Be sure to download the Spring 2017 Meeting Brochure for complete details including the conference agenda and registration form. Hope to see you there!
Schedule of Events
Thursday, May 4
|6:00 pm||Cocktails and Dinner at the French Lick Resort Conference Center (follow signs from main entrance). You can take the trolley to the conference center from West Baden Springs Hotel.|
Friday, May 5
|8:30-8:45 am||Welcome and Introduction|
|8:45-9:15 am||Legislative Update
Don Smith – Smith, Cashion & Orr, PLC
|9:15-10:15 am||The 100-Day Jury Trial: The Story of the St. Louis Metrolink Dispute
Tim Thornton – Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C.
|10:30-11:30 am||Going to the Mattresses: Dealing with Frivolous Claims and Rule 11 in Construction Litigation
Vic McConnell – Smith, Cashion & Orr, PLC
|12:30-1:00 pm||TCPA Issues in Construction Litigation
Briton Collins – Kennerly, Montgomery & Finley, P.C.
|1:00-2:00 pm||Tennessee Retainage Law in 2017: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You (And Your Clients)
David Taylor– Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, LLP
|2:15-3:15 pm||Construction Litigation Issues for In-House Counsel
Tara Gess – Construction Enterprises, Inc.
|3:15-4:15 pm||Old Dogs, Not So New Tricks: Panel Discussion on Perspectives on the Practice of Construction Law
Moderated by Robert Noell – Woolf, McClane, Bright, Allen & Carpenter, PLLC