Jason Lien and David Suchar, partners in Maslon's Litigation Group, will present at the Associated General Contractors of America's 2016 Conference on Surety Bonding & Construction Risk Management on February 3, 2016. Jason and David's presentation, titled "Tying Up the Loose Threads: The Significant Roles that Third Party Administrators Play in Today’s Insurance Programs and the Legal and Practical Questions Their Activities Can Raise," will address the roles of Third Party Administrators (TPAs), relevant case law, and practical questions arising from TPA arrangements, including data retention and TPA management.
Jason serves as co-chair of Maslon's Litigation Group, and his practice is focused on representing clients from the construction, real estate, financial services, and food industries. Jason also frequently represents policyholders in insurance coverage and bad faith disputes. Prior to joining Maslon in 2002, Jason honed his trial and appellate skills as a Naval Officer with the United States Navy Judge Advocate General's Corps, where he led hundreds of courts-martial, administrative hearings, and military appeals. Jason regularly appears in federal and state court on behalf of food companies, design-build firms, general contractors, architects, specialty contractors, property management companies, real estate owners, and lenders.
David serves as co-chair of Maslon's Construction & Real Estate Litigation Group, and his construction experience includes defect, payment, lien, and contract litigation as well as all manner of construction-related insurance coverage claims, negotiations, and litigation. A former federal prosecutor, David has acted as first-chair trial counsel for a variety of bench and jury trials in courts across the country. He has also secured millions of dollars in settlements for commercial clients. David frequently presents on construction and insurance coverage issues, and he serves as contributing editor of The Construction Lawyer, the flagship publication of the ABA Forum on Construction Law.
For more information or to register, go to: 2016 Conference on Surety Bonding & Construction Management.